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

Low Battery Man

Patient activist Servando Castello is taking to the streets of Spain and Portugal to raise awareness of ME / CFS and fundraise to support OMF’s research programs. Servando’s creativity is inspirational.

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In his own words, Servando said,

“My name is Servando Castello. I am 42 years old and I’ve had ME / CFS for the last 7 years. The project is to drive my van (which I named “HOPE”) across all the provinces of the Iberian peninsula (Spain and Portugal), stopping in each province, having meetings and giving explanations, visiting people with severe ME / CFS. and searching for donations for OMF. The target is to give visibility to ME / CFS and receive donations. I want to give a message to my children (4 and 2 years old) because I don’t know if I will be able to be with them in the coming years, or maybe I will be in bed all the time. My message is: ‘Your father fought to the end, in the face of life’s difficulties. Never give up, keep standing, because there is always hope.’ “

 

Servando is sharing his journey and you can follow along:

Instagram: @lowbattery_man
Facebook: @lowbatteryman
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Servando’s Low Battery Man in the News:
Levante: Un navarresino recorrerá España para visibilizar la encefalomielitis miálgica

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Thank you Servando for showing what it’s like to live life with ME / CFS and sharing this message of hope with your children and the entire ME / CFS community.

Myalgic Encephalomyelitis / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME / CFS) Post Treatment Lyme Disease Syndrome (PTLDS), Fibromyalgia Leading Research. Delivering Hope.Open Medicine Foundation®

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