What is ME? People with ME Caregivers Healthcare Providers Researchers Menu What is ME? People with ME Caregivers Healthcare Providers Researchers Allies We need healthy allies, like YOU! Join the fight for ME. Our focus We’re fighting to raise awareness. We’re fighting for equal investment in research and access to care. And we need help! Here’s how to get involved. Join the community Join our volunteer team Talk to our staff Take action Get the latest news learn more about ME Myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME), commonly known as chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) or ME/CFS, is a devastating multi-system disease that causes dysfunction of the neurological, immune, endocrine, and energy metabolism systems. READ MORE #MEAction handout on the Diagnosis & Management of ME #MEAction ME/CFS Research Summary Films, Books, Music About MEFrom in-depth investigative journalism to personal storytelling, these films, books, podcasts, and other media are a great way to learn more about the experience of living with ME ME in the NewsCheck out our curated list of in-depth features, TV reports and seminal articles and essays on myalgic encephalomyelitis and chronic fatigue syndrome.