In the 1980’s HIV/AIDS was the number one cause of death in young adults in the U.S. Whole countries were being decimated. The NIH promised it would commit ten percent of its entire budget to fight HIV/AIDS. Thirty years later it’s still giving ten percent of its budget to HIV/AIDS.
Times are changing though and HIV/AIDS historic set aside may be coming to an end. That means hundreds of millions of dollars of research funding could be opening up. The question is how much will ME/CFS and/or FM get?
We are writing this article to share some exciting news! On Tuesday, September 26, ME advocates delivered copies of the book, The Puzzle Solver, by Tracie White with Ronald W. Davis, PhD, along with information about ME and Long Covid to Senators on the Hill. The books were donated by an individual living with severe ME/CFS in an effort to raise