What is Chronic Fatigue Syndrome/ME?
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS)/Myalgic encephalopathy (ME) is a condition or spectrum of disorders, characterised by persistent or relapsing fatigue lasting more than 4 months in adults and 3 months in children. The World Health Organisation classifies CFS/ME as a neurological condition; whose symptoms can be as disabling as other serious conditions such as congestive heart failure and rheumatoid arthritis. The National Institute of Clinical Excellence estimates 1 in 250 of the population is affected by CFS/ME.
What are the symptoms of CFS/ME