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ME/CFS and related chronic complex diseases

Dance with the Dragon

Natural Treatments For Mild Cognitive Impairment — Might these also help the “fog” of FM and CFS? By Richard N. Podell, M.D., MPH

By Richard N. Podell, M.D., MPH www.DrPodell.org Patients with ME/CFS or Fibromyalgia (FM) struggle with mental “fog”. We don’t understand why and there’s been little research on why it happens or what to do.   The Mild Cognitive Impairment or MCI of aging is a different kind of cognitive “fog”. MCI confronts 5-20% of Americans, aged...

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Faith Newton, Ed.D: Education of Children with Pediatric CFS/ME

Author: Faith Newton, Ed.D. Associate Professor of Education, Delaware State University Recently an increasing awareness of the impact of pediatric CFS/ME on education has emerged, leading to two important realizations. First, the conversion of what clinicians know about the symptoms and treatments for CFS/ME into workable strategies for teachers to help children suffering from this...

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From LPR to CFS

I have had very bad LPR (laryngopharyngeal acid reflux) for over the past year. In which time I saw so many ENT’s it wasn’t even funny. I ended up seeing this one that out me on tons a gabapentin for my pain in the throat (it was horrible pain) also had me taking 2 PPIs a...

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OMF Newsletter – February 2017

An Interview with OMF Scientific Advisory Board Director, Ronald W. Davis, PhD We are pleased to share with you a recent interview with Dr. Ron Davis recorded in his office at Stanford University. Research is moving quickly and we are committed to keeping you informed. Our goal is to fast-track research. Your support and donations help to...

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An Interview with OMF Scientific Advisory Board Director, Ronald W. Davis, PhD

We are pleased to share with you a recent interview with Dr. Ron Davis recorded in his office at Stanford University. Research is moving quickly and we are committed to keeping you informed. Our goal is to fast-track research. Your support and donations help to accelerate our pace. Please donate today to support revolutionary research and invite your...

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Dance with the Dragon

From the inside of blackness, I gradually became aware of far off voices as though they were at the end of an extremely long and muffled tube. I couldn’t recognize a single word in this moment; a moment that seemed to defiantly hover above my chest.  The moment and voices were gently fluttering just out of...

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