By Carrol Baker in kidspot.
Once bright and energetic 12-year-old Ethan struggled to get out of bed in the morning. But, as his mum Shelley says, that was just the beginning.
I knew something was really wrong. I was very frustrated, and felt as though no one was listening to me. Ethan couldn’t concentrate, and he’d get irritated. ME has severe neurological effects so he basically shut down, he couldn’t string sentences together, he couldn’t find the words to speak. Ethan couldn’t remember things that had happened yesterday, and this is a kid who tested as academically gifted at school.
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