Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome is a condition lasting for more than 6 months in which a person feels tired most of the time and may have trouble concentrating and carrying out daily activities. Other symptoms include sore throat, fever, muscle weakness, headache, and joint pain. Also called CFS.

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Most long COVID-19 sequelae affect people under 65, finds study

Most long COVID-19 sequelae affect people under 65, finds study

Doctors scramble to understand long Covid, but causes and prognosis are elusive

Doctors scramble to understand long Covid, but causes and prognosis are elusive

Mysterious ailment, mysterious relief: Vaccines help some Covid long haulers

Mysterious ailment, mysterious relief: Vaccines help some Covid long haulers

New Columbia University center provides specialized care for Lyme and tick-borne diseases

New Columbia University center provides specialized care for Lyme and tick-borne diseases

For Covid ‘long haulers,’ battling for disability benefits adds aggravation to exhaustion

For Covid ‘long haulers,’ battling for disability benefits adds aggravation to exhaustion

Functional connectivity in brain's fatigue network changes in response to cognitive fatigue

Functional connectivity in brain's fatigue network changes in response to cognitive fatigue

Some COVID-19 patients experience persistent chronic fatigue six months after infection, finds study

Some COVID-19 patients experience persistent chronic fatigue six months after infection, finds study

Potential treatment strategies for patients suffering long-term COVID-19 symptoms

Potential treatment strategies for patients suffering long-term COVID-19 symptoms

Study examines risk factors for developing ME/CFS in college students after infectious mononucleosis

Study examines risk factors for developing ME/CFS in college students after infectious mononucleosis

Immunologic modeling of COVID-19 severity and chronicity

Immunologic modeling of COVID-19 severity and chronicity

Study focuses on efficacy of cognitive rehabilitation across a range of neurological conditions

Study focuses on efficacy of cognitive rehabilitation across a range of neurological conditions

Researchers explore clinical and biological aspects of myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome

Researchers explore clinical and biological aspects of myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome

Chronic fatigue syndrome and Gulf War illness produce different patterns of brain activity after moderate exercise

Chronic fatigue syndrome and Gulf War illness produce different patterns of brain activity after moderate exercise

Severe fatigue common in COVID-19, independent of disease severity

Severe fatigue common in COVID-19, independent of disease severity

COVID-19 survivors should be screened for PTSD, experts warn

COVID-19 survivors should be screened for PTSD, experts warn

U.K. to roll out the largest genetic study on chronic fatigue syndrome

U.K. to roll out the largest genetic study on chronic fatigue syndrome

New project could help healthcare providers plan for coronavirus consequences

New project could help healthcare providers plan for coronavirus consequences

Researchers describe an underlying biological basis for mylagic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome

Researchers describe an underlying biological basis for mylagic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome

COST Action creates “Task Force” of researchers to contribute to Covid-19 research

COST Action creates “Task Force” of researchers to contribute to Covid-19 research

Female domestic abuse survivors have increased risk of mortality from all causes

Female domestic abuse survivors have increased risk of mortality from all causes