‘We Are In The Dark’: Despair For ME Patients As Doctors Can’t Agree On Treatment

By Fiama Baker in Huffpost.

People with ME, otherwise known as chronic fatigue syndrome, are still waiting for doctors to agree on the best way to treat the condition.

ME, which stands for myalgic encephalomyelitis, is a little understood condition characterised by extreme tiredness, muscle and join pain, brain fog and sleeping problems.

For years, patients and charities have been calling on healthcare professionals to recognise ME as a medical illness rather than a psychological problem and the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) was due to publish long-awaited landmark guidance.

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Updated: 27th August 2021 — 7:24 am

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