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ME/CFS and related chronic complex diseases

A Bike Ride & A Walk To Raise Funds & Awareness – One Father’s Brilliant Efforts

OMF Newsletter – August 2017

August 2017 DONATE TO OMF Community Symposium Summaries Now Published As you have probably heard by now, our recent Community Symposium on the Molecular Basis of ME/CFS at Stanford University was a huge hit! You can now read about the details in two pieces published by Raeka Aiyar, who emceed the symposium: A high-level summary…

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At symposium, researchers and patients examine molecular basis of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

by Raeka Aiyar, PhD Ron Davis, PhD, calls Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (also known as Myalgic Encephalomyelitis, or ME/CFS) the “last major disease about which we know almost nothing.” That’s because at least a million Americans are debilitated by ME/CFS, and yet no clear cause is known, no treatments are approved; funding, understanding, and awareness are…

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Ron Davis Gets Standing Ovation

Nederlands italiano norsk français español Deutsch   Very rare for a scientific presentation! August 12 was an amazing day at OMF’s Community Symposium on the Molecular Basis of ME/CFS at Stanford University. The room was buzzing with positive energy. The researchers’ presentations were incredible and showed great insights into this disease. There were renowned scientists…

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Knoxville Bridge Center goes DOUBLE PLATINUM while celebrating & fundraising

By David Shepler, Knoxville Association of Bridge Clubs (Thank you to Cindy Siegel Shepler & David Shepler for your tireless efforts to support Team OMF.) A Double Platinum celebration for Pat Jankovic’s Platinum Life Master milestone was hosted by her friends on Saturday, August 12th, at the Knoxville Bridge Center, while fundraising for a Platinum-rated…

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(Deutsch) Community Symposium: Available on LiveStream, YouTube and DVD

Deutsch English Español Français Nederlands Norsk Betreff: Gemeinschaftssymposium: DVD, YouTube, Livestream (Samstag den 12. August) Liebe Freunde aus dem deutschsprachigen Raum, Wir sind froh und stolz darauf die News von OMF nun auch Ihrer Organisation in Deutsch anbieten zu können. Sie sind eingeladen, diese Informationen mit Ihrer Organisation und auf Facebook oder Twitter zu teilen. Danke an…

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A Bike Ride & A Walk To Raise Funds & Awareness – One Father’s Brilliant Efforts

Jerry Clark from Wadebridge, UK, has embarked on a challenge to raise funds in support of OMF’s ME/CFS research. He has already completed a series of cycling challenges around the South West and is now well into his challenge to walk the Cornish coast path. Jerry is personally motivated to raise funds and bring awareness to this…

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