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Category Archives: Press releases

#MEAction will Host Seminars on Post-Viral Illness for Clinicians and Covid “Long Haulers”

Press Contact: Adriane Tillman; [email protected] A cohort of COVID-19 patients are still sick months after clearing the virus, many of whom were considered “mild” cases. Scientific studies show that post-viral illness is common following large viral outbreaks. Dr. Anthony Fauci said people who are not recovering after contracting COVID-19 are ...

Researchers Say COVID-19 Will Lead to Surge in Chronic Illness, ME Sufferers Speak Out.

Researchers Say COVID-19 Will Lead to Surge in Chronic Illness, ME Sufferers Speak Out. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:Contact: Adriane Tillman [email protected] Some post-COVID patients are not recovering as expected, and researchers are predicting the pandemic will lead to a surge in long-term chronic illness, including an uptick in cases of myalgic ...
DISCREDITED VIRUS RESEARCHER PUSHES CORONAVIRUS DISINFORMATION

DISCREDITED VIRUS RESEARCHER PUSHES CORONAVIRUS DISINFORMATION

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact InfoLaurie [email protected] A new viral video claiming to be an excerpt from a forthcoming documentary, Plandemic, is the latest in a growing number of Covid-19 disinformation efforts. In it and other videos, discredited virus researcher, Dr. Judy Mikovits, claims among other things that Covid-19 is a ...

ME/CFS Protesters Interrupt House Appropriations Hearing

ME/CFS Protesters Interrupt House Appropriations HearingFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:Contact: Adriane Tillman [email protected], #MEAction protesters wearing red #millionsmissing t-shirts interrupted NIH Director Dr. Francis Collins’s opening statement to the House Appropriations LHHS Subcommittee hearing to demand the NIH take urgent, comprehensive action to stem the crisis of ME/CFS that has been growing unchecked for more ...

UK Parliament will debate ME in historic House of Commons debate

UK PARLIAMENT WILL DEBATE ME IN HISTORIC HOUSE OF COMMONS DEBATE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Parliament has announced that it will debate the treatment and funding of patients with myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME), a debilitating and serious, multi-systemic disease. The ME debate will take place in the Main Chamber on Thursday afternoon, ...
ACTIVISTS PROTEST SPEAKER AT COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY CONFERENCE

ACTIVISTS PROTEST SPEAKER AT COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY CONFERENCE

ACTIVISTS PROTEST SPEAKER AT COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY CONFERENCE Human Rights Abuser Per Fink is Not Welcome in New York  Follow the story at: @meactnet and #ScienceNotStigma FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 18, 2018- New York, NY Activists with NY #MEAction  will converge on Columbia University Saturday, October 20that 8:00 a.m. to protest Danish Physician Per ...
#MEACTION REJECTS SMILE TRIAL OF THE LIGHTNING PROCESS FOR CHRONIC FATIGUE SYNDROME

#MEACTION REJECTS SMILE TRIAL OF THE LIGHTNING PROCESS FOR CHRONIC FATIGUE SYNDROME

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 21/09/17 CONTACT: [email protected] #MEAction Rejects the Findings of the SMILE Trial of The Lightning Process for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Trial Uses Flawed Methodology That Can Lead To False Positives Following the release of the results of the SMILE trial, Ben HsuBorger of ME Action said: "The SMILE trial ...
Meet the Millions Missing – Protest to Raise Awareness of ME in Scotland

Meet the Millions Missing – Protest to Raise Awareness of ME in Scotland

Press Release  Details of the Event Millions Missing Edinburgh protest is being held from 1200-1400 on Friday 12th May outside the Scottish Parliament to raise awareness of Myalgic Encephalomyelitis  (ME - sometimes called Chronic Fatigue Syndrome) and the devastating impact it has on tens of thousands of people in Scotland.  ...
#MEAction Denounces Use of CBT in Treatment for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

#MEAction Denounces Use of CBT in Treatment for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, November 2, 2016 CONTACT: L.A. Cooper |[email protected] and [email protected] #MEAction Denounces Use of CBT in Treatment for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Patients with ME/CFS Urge NHS to Adopt Scientifically-Sound Approaches to Treatment Study Finds No Difference in Treatment for ME/CFS Patients At Long-Term Follow-Up According to reports ...
#MillionsMissing Holland protest
 against social exclusion

#MillionsMissing Holland protest
 against social exclusion

Worldwide protest of patients with ME against social exclusion After being ignored for years and being excluded from participation in society, ME patients have had more than enough of it. With a virtual march on social media and demonstrations from America to Australia patients call for recognition of their disease ...