For those of you who don’t use Facebook. Below is a list of the external links shared within our Facebook Group during December:

 

Nearly half of all long COVID patients may have chronic fatigue syndrome

https://www.sciencefocus.com/news/long-covid-patients-may-have-chronic-fatigue-syndrome/

 

A Conversation about Myalgic Encephalomyelitis with Dr. Nina Muirhead

https://cihr-irsc.gc.ca/e/52474.html?fbclid=IwAR12rXlPYzpB7FoG0BOk_wz1aQKKkadm3twNB8yVu9OrrFOreyDGGbhO2XQ

 

A UK-wide singing group for people with ME/CFS, fibromyalgia and long covid!

https://www.sheffieldmegroup.co.uk/post/relax-breathe-sing?fbclid=IwAR2-rkwt-0ZAOxTkRE8ESt9gETwrtrAXlauLbrO1mjiZcv8kcapLYxRNYtQ

 

BBC Science: Nearly half of all Long Covid patients may have ME/CFS

https://meassociation.org.uk/2021/12/bbc-science-nearly-half-of-all-long-covid-patients-may-have-me-cfs/

 

In Long COVID, CPET Finds Abnormalities Other Tests Don’t

https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/964250?fbclid=IwAR3A23Tj0_ehYYA3B7G4Vtp21nBH18Iu0dNPYE3Q4Nb1NHoMUC_mp_TbmZY

 

Text-message lobbying of senior NICE staff by individuals at NHS England and the Royal College of Psychiatrists in days before ME/CFS guideline pause

https://domsalisbury.github.io/mecfs/nice-mecfs-guideline-pause/

 

COVID-19 and chronic fatigue syndrome: An endocrine perspective

https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2214623721000363?fbclid=IwAR3CNR0sxhJWrEApcGgzqQge_cG-prESGAg5KXr36iKqiU6ZYlqyVaYXhUE

 

“Straining for Energy”- Large Metabolic Study Suggests ME/CFS is an “Immunometabolic” Disease

https://www.healthrising.org/blog/2021/12/08/energy-chronic-fatigue-syndrome-immunometabolic-disease/?fbclid=IwAR3C2paGR7myJuZVD1g3HuJYfpXjTfr95vPcJLKnR5Rohfgj929GXM71ENM

 

Learn about M.E. Episode 3 – Learn About ME and new NICE Guideline

https://www.buzzsprout.com/1717775/9684223?fbclid=IwAR0-4p5EgpaIW6xYFVPGAr8ikQ52N-Gm80cPd8W9imr0OmwrffFSvLkazTY

 

Self-Isolation Support Grant (£500) What the grant is

https://www.mygov.scot/self-isolation-grant?fbclid=IwAR3XR_gkJkO3abdecM9XDGEG2pMbYmJogLUugMNmnNVXmLgkaI8T2wdfl1Y

 

What Is Toxic Positivity?

https://www.verywellmind.com/what-is-toxic-positivity-5093958

 

Woman’s Hour – Under pressure – Fibromyalgia – approx. 35 mins

https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/m0012fhz?fbclid=IwAR29MN0i11V-idA3WP6P8c7745f2gflrHJZUgo-Vg1yktjJABfqAua_kDL4

 

Fibromyalgia and Holiday Depression

https://www.living-smarter-with-fibromyalgia.com/fibromyalgia-holiday-depression.html?fbclid=IwAR0lBteICWXiPO069P_oFhZgRaX_GL_GmSbL9deO8iVz1K74Ij2oLvHT97U

 

Dialogues for a neglected illness – or Dialogues for ME/CFS – has been made with an award from the Wellcome Public Engagement Fund – 2018/2021

https://www.dialogues-mecfs.co.uk/videos/?fbclid=IwAR3siKUNK1V4FEJe7ctq42ZX2uWZiMK1pIw6nPBjUBIJQD_rQ33aRrK92BU

 

The rise and fall of CBT/GET

https://www.meresearch.org.uk/rise-and-fall/

 

Fibromyalgia At Christmas

http://fmauk.org/latest-news-mainmenu-2/articles-1/49-getinvolved/1465-erica-fibromyalgia-at-christmas?highlight=WyJlcmljYSJd&fbclid=IwAR2Ff05HU54rwhgTQJQ2JwkBadvdeZQ5iWr5h5tn5QTEbjHJ2GimrYN-j7c

 

‘I wanted to end it’: Mayor of Northampton opens up about living with fibromyalgia and setting up support group

https://www.northamptonchron.co.uk/health/i-wanted-to-end-it-mayor-of-northampton-opens-up-about-living-with-fibromyalgia-and-setting-up-support-group-3493169?fbclid=IwAR0MbJ6TJtKFmLyu2tDot_ipGLmdcza0KUCtzo7VGQasQJJGJGSxLCgj2vI

 

ME Awareness: New CPD Training Course for Medical Professionals about ME/CFS | 12 May 2020

https://meassociation.org.uk/2020/05/me-awareness-new-cpd-training-course-for-medical-professionals-about-me-cfs-12-may-2020/?fbclid=IwAR0AgK0RImdzGKeetuKV4vdNBrh8AYd7fl8K27FkoTEOsW6KXHsiTEASqcQ

 

Clogged Pipes and Micro Clots: Are ME/CFS, Fibromyalgia and Long COVID Endothelial Cell Diseases?

https://www.healthrising.org/blog/2021/12/16/microclot-endothelial-long-covid-chronic-fatigue-fibromyalgia/?fbclid=IwAR2bxQNUMfSskz8WK36_2cdjXeQiTW4JlXUmJ6tibFt5mJu2qGEoZ_KUC8g

 

Draft framework for pain management service delivery

https://consult.gov.scot/healthcare-quality-and-improvement/pain-management-service-delivery/?fbclid=IwAR2tpByO9Kaw1yBeJSEGf1aQLJwED4XpS4ymcGCMidvNcosTkZDW627Y6tk

 

Blog…..at last!

https://dgmefm.org.uk/2021/12/07/blog-at-last/?fbclid=IwAR0qPQDcsg_0M6fVo7fZ_0pRseRvRRwugSmxxmT0yEl7iI-t1q0p9mvQqdw

 

Dr. Anthony Fauci Lists 7 Signs of Long COVID

https://covid.responsumhealth.com/infectious-disease-expert-anthony-fauci-lists-7-signs-of-long-covid

 

Long-COVID Struggles: When Everything Smells Rotten

https://covid.responsumhealth.com/what-is-parosmia-and-what-is-the-connection-to-long-covid

 

Women’s health ambassador appointment to improve care

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-59760762?fbclid=IwAR15QQ4Al7Ypr0Y0HAr_Vx_rE3XcawD3xik5ehXZKdWZ_YxNEC1v4-kidHs

 

Could glial cells be responsible for the ‘silent epidemic’ of chronic pain?

https://www.thenationalnews.com/uae/health/2021/12/26/could-glial-cells-be-responsible-for-the-silent-epidemic-of-chronic-pain/?fbclid=IwAR14J0C2KsSkMY7chClPmvKwZKmXOPur_OaLEz1eETM-qWmjMOyTc64jU78

 

Should Long-COVID Disability Be Treated Like HIV/AIDS? Researchers Say Yes

https://covid.responsumhealth.com/researchers-suggest-adopting-long-covid-disability-model-similar-to-hiv-aids

 

Berlin Cures…? Could BC 007 Help With Long COVID and ME/CFS?

https://www.healthrising.org/blog/2021/12/30/bc-007-berlin-cures-long-covid-chronic-fatigue-syndrome/?fbclid=IwAR0MbJ6TJtKFmLyu2tDot_ipGLmdcza0KUCtzo7VGQasQJJGJGSxLCgj2vI