From ME Support.
- What is M.E.?
The most frequently asked questions form this resource, which doubles as a useful information sheet to download.
Myalgic “my-AL-jik” means muscle pain.
Encephalomyelitis “en-SEF-uh-lo-MY-uh-LY-tis” means inflammation of the brain and spinal cord.
- A Short History of M.E. An insight into the history of this debilitating condition and the efforts to change its name (approx. 2,000 words).
- The Symptoms of M.E. This is the longest and most vital article on M.E. Support which can also be downloaded. It covers the cardinal symptoms, secondary features and characterised symptoms. This article includes information about NICE guidelines and the latest clinical criteria.
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