October 2016 Facebook Blog

October’s Facebook update blog comes from your network secretary, Kim.  Hopefully Michelle will be available to pick this back up next month. Articles / Blogs ‘A race to produce the first drug for chronic fatigue syndrome’ is available at: http://www.healthrising.org/blog/2016/10/05/race-produce-drug-chronic-fatigue-syndrome-younger/ ‘Matter over mind: The strange case of the ME study’ is available at: http://www.meassociation.org.uk/2016/10/matter-over-mind-the-strange-case-of-the-me-study-wddty-magazine-october-2016/ Dumfries & Galloway Council can provide you with a personalised support plan and individual budget which allows you flexibility and control, read more at: http://www.dumgal.gov.uk/article/15772/Personalisation-and-self-directed-support A blog on Flu and vaccinations is available at: https://aprescriptionforme.wordpress.com/2016/09/23/flu-and-the-flu-vaccination/ ‘Researchers discover brain signature that may help identify fibromyalgia patients’ is available at: http://www.news-medical.net/news/20161017/Researchers-discover-brain-signature-that-may-help-identify-fibromyalgia-patients.aspx ‘Mella Finds Hypometabolic State in Chronic Fatigue

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3rd November 2016 monthly meeting with Community Champion from Tesco

Come along to our next monthly meeting on 3rd November, 1pm to 3pm to meet Anne, a Community Champion with Tesco.  Anne has kindly offered to meet us to see what she can do to raise awareness and possibly funds. There will be plenty of time for the usual catch ups and coffee and tea will be available. The meeting will be held in the Midsteeple in the centre of Dumfries High Street.  Entry is through the blue Box Office door.  We use the first floor meeting room and there’s full disabled access using the lift (press and hold the button).

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September 2016 Facebook Blog

So Michelle has been on her holidays which means this months (September 2016) Facebook update blog is from your network secretary, Kim. I am sure you are all pleased to see our September Newsletter, available at; http://dgmefm.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/Newsletter-2016-September.pdf.  Thank you everyone who contributed to this edition.  If you have a story about your illness that you feel happy to share, please get in touch by emailing us at; admin@dgmefm.org.uk. Membership to the charity is free but we have overheads to cover like the cost of producing the newsletter, if you wish to make a donation you can do so by visiting our donations page; http://dgmefm.org.uk/donations/.  Another way to help raise funds

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