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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New mobile app could be useful in assessing symptom severity in chronic fatigue syndrome

New mobile app could be useful in assessing symptom severity in chronic fatigue syndrome

Long COVID has low prevalence in school-age children, UK study suggests

Long COVID has low prevalence in school-age children, UK study suggests

Long covid has reignited polarisation in approaches to treat chronic fatigue syndrome

Long covid has reignited polarisation in approaches to treat chronic fatigue syndrome

Chronic fatigue a significant challenge for most long COVID patients

Chronic fatigue a significant challenge for most long COVID patients

Little-known illnesses turning up in Covid long-haulers

Little-known illnesses turning up in Covid long-haulers

Neurocognitive symptoms persist 6 months post-infection with long COVID

Neurocognitive symptoms persist 6 months post-infection with long COVID

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