There is now an OMF Canada! advocacy me/cfs Sep 01, 2019

There is now an OMF Canada!  https://www.omfcanada.ngo/

The Open Medicine Foundation is a non-profit group in the US founded in 2012. Under the leadership of Linda Tannenbaum, the OMF has...

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Living with MECFS: Whitney Dafoe Poem advocacy Sep 01, 2019

This poem by a severely ill PWC (person with ME/CFS) was transmitted to his mother Jane Dafoe through gestures. Whitney has not been able to talk for several years. Whitney is the son of researcher...

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Effects of 5G Wireless Communication on Human Health electromagnetic frequency (emf) Aug 01, 2019

Most of the media stories on 5G technology have been about which company will provide the infrastructure and whether they will be trustworthy or not. Lost in this debate has been the potential...

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Accelerating Research on ME/CFS me/cfs research Apr 04, 2019

 National Institutes of Health
April 4 & 5 2019

Summary of select presentations
by Dr. Eleanor Stein

This 2-day NIH symposium on ME/CFS research is one of the most exciting I have listened...

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An Update on the Autonomic Nervous System autonomic nervous system (ans) Feb 01, 2019

Summary of the Polyvagal Theory by Stephen Porges and it's relevance to ME/CFS, FM and ES

What is the Autonomic Nervous System and how does it work?

The autonomic nervous system (ANS), which...

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Montreal 2018 ME/CFS Canadian Collaborative Team Conference me/cfs research Mar 01, 2018

First-ever National Conference on ME/CFS

I have just returned from Montreal where I attended the first-ever National Conference on ME/CFS. I always leave ME/CFS meetings feeling less alone. I met...

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Objective Evidence of Post Exertional Malaise and Brain Fog in ME/CFS me/cfs research Mar 01, 2018

Mental and Physical Exertion Cause Brain Fog

Cook et al. Neural consequences of post-exertional malaise in ME/CFS. Brain, Behavior and Immunity 62 (2017) 87-99.

This study was a collaboration...

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The Effects on Health and Death of Dietary Fat and Carbohydrate Intake diet and nutrition Mar 01, 2018

Mahshid Dehghan et al.  Associations of fats and carbohydrate intake with cardiovascular disease and mortality in 18 countries from five continents (PURE): a prospective cohort study. The...

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AISH - Provincial Disability Support by Dale Beesley disability support Jun 17, 2017

Alberta by Dale Beesley

Dale Beesley Statutory Director of the AISH program spoke to us from Edmonton via the internet.

Dale Beesley started his career in the Government of Alberta (GOA) in 1997...

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Disability Support with Kris Johnson, Director of the CPP-Disability Directorate disability support Jun 16, 2017

Kris spoke to us from his office in Ottawa via the internet.

The CPP-D website.

Kris Johnson has been the Director-General of the Canada Pension Plan Disability Directorate since July 2015. Prior...

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