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​NICE ask for input on guideline on M.E./CFS

Date posted: 22 Jun 2018

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) have released a draft scope for its revised guideline on M.E./CFS, and are asking for applications from people affected by M.E. to be lay members on the guideline development committee. Find out more about each of these opportunities below. … Read More»

Parliamentary debate on M.E. - our summary

Date posted: 21 Jun 2018

“At the moment M.E. receives practically no funding in terms of biomedical research…the treatments that are currently available are often more damaging to the person than no treatments at all.”… Read More»

​Action for M.E. to sign open letter to Lancet

Date posted: 20 Jun 2018

Yesterday, Prof Vincent Racaniello, Columbia University, sent a letter to The Lancet about the PACE trial, asking the journal to “commission an independent re-analysis of the individual-level trial data, with appropriate sensitivity analyses, from highly respected reviewers with extensive expertise in statistics and study design.”… Read More»

Financial help for students to attend CMRC 2018

Date posted: 19 Jun 2018

The ME Association will be funding up to six student awards of up to £350 to help cover the cost of travel, accommodation and the registration fee for students.… Read More»

Experiences of M.E. featured in Dear Chronic Illness

Date posted: 14 Jun 2018

Our supporter Pippa Stacey has released a compilation book featuring multiple contributors sharing their experiences of varying severities of M.E.… Read More»

​InterAction now available in audio format

Date posted: 13 Jun 2018

Our Membership magazine, InterAction, is now available to stream or download in audio format. … Read More»

Latest research roundup: Rituximab effects and more

Date posted: 07 Jun 2018

Supporting you to stay informed about M.E. research, we publish regular round-ups from Action for M.E. volunteer and pharmacist Emily Beardall, covering a selection of papers published in peer-reviewed journals.… Read More»

Westminster treatment and research debate confirmed

Date posted: 07 Jun 2018

A debate on M.E. treatment and research will be held in Westminster Hall on 21 June and we need your MP to attend!… Read More»

Scottish Parliament event recording now online

Date posted: 05 Jun 2018

Audio recordings of a special event at the Scottish Parliament hosted by Gail Ross MSP and supported by Action for M.E. are now available to listen to online.… Read More»

Our latest funded PhD: brain function in M.E.

Date posted: 04 Jun 2018

Action for M.E. is delighted to announce its latest PhD studentship in biomedical M.E. research.… Read More»

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A long time Action for M.E. fundraiser is looking for knitted items to sell on her market stall. The fundraiser in question says she has enough hats at the moment but welcomes all other items. Wanted in particular are… More information »

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