Paradoxical Research Funding

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An argument has erupted this week between UK psychologists and funders that has relevance for the problems we face with ME research. Could a common purpose create a very unexpected alliance to improve appropriate allocation of research funding? Continue reading

Is it About Getting Better or NOT Getting Worse?

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Is it not so much what you do as what doesn’t happen that determines recovery from ME? Musings in light of the finding of little difference between treatment groups at the PACE follow up. Is relapse more important than improvement? Tips for preventing relapse. Continue reading

The Princess and ME: a Paradoxical Curse

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The Princess and ME a tale of the Paradoxical Curse…
Some people said “this is a potion to cure all ills” so she tried all their potions, but rather than breaking the curse each made her feel worse. “Such a Princess!” the people say who feel well everyday. Continue reading

Resource: Quick Tips for Pacing

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Quick Tips for Pacing. These may be new ideas to you or simply a reminder. Continue reading