OMF is inspired and moved by the creativity and resilience of our community. Throughout 2021, Kristine Oma, dancer, choreographer, and person with ME/CFS, has been creating digital dance performances to benefit ME/CFS research.
In 2017, Rebecca’s life was turned upside down when she came down with an illness that prevented her from leaving her bed and going to work. Soon after, she was diagnosed with ME/CFS. Over the next six months, Rebecca found herself completely confined to bed, sleeping up to 36 hours at a stretch.
Last chance to join the momentum: Support ME/CFS research today! This is the LAST chance for you to support Open Medicine Foundation’s #MayMomentum campaign! All proceeds help advance critically needed research of chronic, complex illnesses. Since our inception, donors from around the
#MayMomentum research news! ME/CFS Research Data: the heart of the matter With your support, Open Medicine Foundation funds open, collaborative research so that, as soon as possible, precise diagnostic tools and life-changing treatments can be available to people with ME/CFS
A #MayMomentum spotlight! New Interview with OMF Ambassador Jacqueline Ko!
Multi-award-winning opera singer and Canadian Open Medicine Foundation Ambassador Jacqueline Ko, long known for her critically acclaimed stage performances, is a proud supporter of OMF’s May Momentum campaign.
When Linda Tannenbaum’s 16-year-old daughter came down with sudden onset ME/CFS in 2006, she was shocked to discover that there were no diagnostic tests or treatments for the devastating disease — one that prevented her daughter from leaving her bed and
#MayMomentum research news! Transforming the diagnosis of chronic complex diseases: An update on the PASS/CAT project You might remember last year OMF announced that we are working on an exciting new project to streamline the arduous diagnostic process for people
We are just about at the halfway point of our May Momentum campaign! Please donate today if you haven’t already. All donations support critical research of ME/CFS and related chronic and complex diseases: Donate Now Prefer giving on Facebook? Please
Honoring International ME/CFS Awareness Day Stop motion animation film made to raise awareness of ME/CFS Today, May 12, marks International Awareness Day of Myalgic Encephalomyelitis / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME/CFS), Fibromyalgia (FM), and Post Treatment Lyme Disease Syndrome (PTLDS). To
Theory: Treatments for Prolonged ICU Patients May Provide New Therapeutic Avenues for ME/CFS, by Jonas Bergquist, MD, PhD, Uppsala Collaboration
From the desk of Jonas Bergquist, MD, PhD Uppsala University OMF funded paper published in Frontiers of Medicine! Exploring new therapeutic avenues for ME/CFS On behalf of my team at the ME/CFS Collaborative Research Center at Uppsala University, I am
An Interview with OMF Ambassador Jennie Jacques Jennie talks chronic illness awareness, “Bake 4 ME/CFS”, & more! Open Medicine Foundation (OMF) is proud to have ambassadors who use their influential voices to call attention to our mission. As part of