Driving research of Myalgic Encephalomyelitis / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME / CFS),
Post Treatment Lyme Disease Syndrome (PTLDS), and Fibromyalgia.

A Powerful Message from Whitney Dafoe

A Powerful Message from Whitney Dafoe

We are honored to share an excerpt from a message from Whitney Dafoe… “My name is Whitney Dafoe and I have severe ME/CFS. I have had symptoms for 15 years but have slowly gotten worse because of a lack of beneficial treatments. I am only able to communicate by taking a drug called Ativan which…

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Breaking News – OMF Funded Study: COVID-19 and ME/CFS

Breaking News OMF Funded Study: COVID-19 and ME/CFS   Against the backdrop of COVID-19, Open Medicine Foundation (OMF) remains focused on finding the answers needed to win the fight against ME/CFS and other chronic, complex diseases. Today, because of the pandemic, an opportunity exists to increase the understanding of ME/CFS. OMF is proud to announce a…

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International Awareness Day 2020

Today, OMF is continuing our momentum as we honor International Awareness Day for ME/CFS & FM. We have invited our Social Media Coordinator, Rebecca Handler, to share, in her own words and images, why today means so much to all of us: Today, May 12th, 2020, marks International Awareness Day for ME/CFS and Fibromyalgia. OMF…

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OMF Funds ME/CFS Treatment Trial

As someone aware of the impact of ME/CFS, you understand, as we do, that there is an urgent need to improve the clinical care for people suffering from this devastating condition. #MayMomentum is all about ensuring that research into ME/CFS and other related chronic, complex diseases leads to results and to life-changing treatments. We hope that…

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#MayMomentum is here!

Today Open Medicine Foundation launches its third annual #MayMomentum, our fundraising campaign in solidarity with May 12th ME/CFS International Awareness Day and dedicated to the millions of lives disrupted by ME/CFS and related chronic complex diseases. We are working to free our community from the cruel restraints of this disease and to shield the millions…

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Giada’s #MayMomentum Story

President of the CFS/ME Italian Association Opens up About her Battle with Illness. My name is Giada Da Ros, I am the president of the CFS/ME Italian Association, as well as a patient myself, and I am part of the newborn EMEC (European ME Coalition). I am an OMF volunteer and this past September I…

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