Solve ME/CFS Initiative Takes Part In #MillionsMissing Protest

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From the Solve ME/CFS Initiative.

 

On May 25, the Solve ME/CFS Initiative took part in the international #MillionsMissing protest, organized by #MEAction. To our knowledge, this is the largest protest for this disease ever.

Solve ME/CFS Initiative President Carol Head spoke at the San Francisco protest, which was attended by approximately 100 people. Through a bullhorn, Head said that following last year’s Institute of Medicine report, there is no reason for the federal government to drag its feet on aggressively funding research on the disease. “It is the role of NIH and CDC to care for the health of their citizens, and the health of those citizens is currently being funded by ourselves for ourselves.” Head said.

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