Category: Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

New Blood Test Could Help Diagnose Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

September 20th, 2023
A new blood test is highly accurate at diagnosing chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS), offering for the first time, an objective way to identify the disabling condition. Blood Test for CFS CFS is estimated to affect up to 2.5 million people in the United… more »

Women at Higher Risk for Chronic Pain Conditions

April 21st, 2021
  Women appear to be at a higher risk for chronic pain conditions and that may be due to genetic differences between men and women, a study found.   Genetics and Chronic Pain Conditions   For this study, researchers looked for genetic variants asso… more »

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and the Immune System may be Linked

December 26th, 2018
Researchers in the United Kingdom found that an exaggerated immune response can trigger long-lasting fatigue, suggesting this is how chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) begins. CFS and the Immune System The study published on December 17, is the first to s… more »

New Study Published on Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

July 20th, 2016
A new study has identified a bacterial blue print for chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS), offering further evidence that it is a physical disease with biological causes and a not a psychological condition. New Study on Chronic Fatigue Syndrome In a study… more »

March is National Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Awareness Month

March 11th, 2015
Chronic fatigue syndrome or CFS is a devastating and complex disorder. People with CFS have overwhelming fatigue and a host of other symptoms that are not improved by bed rest and that can get worse after physical activity or mental exertion. Those with… more »