Description :

Myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS) is a complex and disabling illness.

People with ME/CFS are generally unable to do their usual work/activities. At times, ME/CFS may confine them to bed. People with ME/CFS have overwhelming fatigue which is not improved by rest. ME/CFS may get worse after any activity, whether it’s physical or mental. This symptom is known as post-exertional malaise (PEM). Other symptoms can also include problems with thinking, sleep, concentrating, pain, and dizziness. People with ME/CFS may not look ill However,
•    People with ME/CFS are not able to function the same way they did before they became ill.
•    ME/CFS changes people’s ability to do daily tasks, like taking a shower or preparing a meal.
•    ME/CFS often makes it hard to keep a job, go to school, and take part in family and social life.
•    ME/CFS can last for years and sometimes leads to serious disability.
•    At least one in four ME/CFS patients is bed- or house-bound for long periods during their illness.

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2nd Latin Course on American Neuroepidemiology,; Joint World Stroke Organization & European Stroke Organization Conference, 1; 4th HBP Student Conference, 10th Global Summit on Neuroimmunology & Neuroscience.

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Belgian Society of Pediatric Neurology, Brain Trauma Foundation, British Columbia Society of Electroneurophysiology Technologists, British Paediatric Neurology Association, Cervical Spine Research Society, Cervical Spine Research Society-European Section, Child Neurology Foundation, Child Neurology Society, Czech Neurological Society, Czech Neuropsychopharmacological Society