New research publication authored by Team OMF! Breaking news! A new research publication authored by Dr. Ronald Davis, Dr. Wenzhong Xiao, OMF’s CEO & Founder, Linda Tannenbaum, and colleagues has been published in MDPI: “A Comprehensive Examination of Severely Ill
New novel features main character with ME/CFS! Spotlight on author Jean Meltzer, person with ME Author Jean Meltzer has the distinction of being an Emmy-award winning writer who is living with chronic illness and disability. Through her unique experiences, Jean
People with Myalgic Encephalomyelitis / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME/CFS) are urging the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) to publish finalized guidelines for ME/CFS that ensure accurate diagnosis, appropriate symptom management, and access to the best support available. However,
Your Powerful Stories: #TheViewforME Gallery On August 8, Severe Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME/CFS) Awareness Day, Open Medicine Foundation asked our community to share photos and short bios that capture the reality of life with this complex and devastating disease.
Updated clinical guidance for myalgic encephalomyelitis/ chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS), produced by the US ME/CFS Clinician Coalition, may also help patients who remain ill with Long COVID after even mild cases of COVID-19. An article about the update has been
Join us for a webinar and listening session September 2 to learn more! Together with six other organizations, we have submitted a proposal to the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) to add myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS) to the
The story of OMF supporter Martin Den Hollander, a musician living with severe ME/CFS. Despite his health battle, he continues to use his music as a force to help those living with ME/CFS.
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.