Powerful New York Times Op-Ed Strikes Blow for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome!

Discussion in 'News and Research' started by Alyssa-Admin, Feb 26, 2015.

  1. Alyssa-Admin

    Alyssa-Admin Active Member

    The New York Times is the most influential paper in the English speaking world. It gets hundreds of op ed applications a day, and it just chose to publish a powerful, powerful editorial on chronic fatigue syndrome. Coming on the tails of the Institute of Medicine report Julie Rehmeyer, a journalist with ME/CFS, hit’s all the right notes in her piece aptly titled “A Disease Doctors Refuse to See” (literally and metaphorically).

    Read more: Powerful New York Times Op-ed Strikes Blow For Chronic Fatigue Syndrome http://www.cortjohnson.org/blog/201...-op-ed-strikes-blow-chronic-fatigue-syndrome/

    (Thanks again to Cort and letting us use his great write ups!).

    So what do you think?

    Sounds to me like between the name change, this....and I am sure many other things....Looks like things are finally starting to get serious...about time, too!
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  2. Alexis20

    Alexis20 Member

    Thanks interesting read Alyssa
  3. tamsyn2

    tamsyn2 Member

    Love the article .... but the new name is a total mouthful, confusing, and just as open to stigma as the old name. Still, if it helps the medical profession take notice, it's all good. Thanks for sharing!