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Sian Leary

New graded exercise warning on current ME/CFS guideline

#MEAction UK has just received a momentous email from the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE), advising us that they have updated the warning on the 2007 CFS/ME guideline, directing health professionals to the new draft recommendations on graded exercise therapy.

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Doctor holds stethoscope bell with the Finnish flag. Healthcare in Finland
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Millions Missing Finland

Advocacy Update from Finland

1. “Good practise” guidelines for ME/CFSThe Finnish Medical Society Duodecim published in November a draft for new guidelines for ME/CFS for open consultation. The deadline was 4.12 and the final Hyvä käytäntö / Good practise guidelines will be published beginning of 2021.  The timing was good as the historic NICE guidelines for ME/CFS (draft) were published in

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21 Chronic Disease Stakeholders Send Letter to Congress
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#MEAction

#MEAction joins Solve M.E. & 18 other orgs to author letter to congress

#MEAction is proud to join Solve ME/CFS Initiative (Solve M.E) and 18 other chronic disease stakeholders to sign a strong letter to Congress asking them to urgently prioritize long COVID and post-viral disease funding in future Congressional COVID-19 relief packages or appropriations agreements. The goal of the letter is have Congress fund millions of dollars

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National Institutes of Health (NIH) logo on side of building
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Ben HsuBorger

#MEAction sends letter to NIH ahead of ME/CFS meeting

Last week the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH) announced it will hold its next ME/CFS Telebriefing on Thursday, Nov. 5 at 11am Eastern Time.  #MEAction staff and volunteers worked quickly to draft a letter with detailed questions for NIH in advance of this meeting. You can read the full letter here. We will keep

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#MEAction Georgia group gathering
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#MEAction

#MEAction State Chapters Have been Busy

#MEAction State Chapters have been busy this year working to expand awareness, build support for House Bill H.R. 7057, and contribute to the Stop. Rest. and Pace. campaign, and provide much needed support to their communities during this unpredictable time. We are excited to share what they have been working on and remind those reading

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