Patient Support

The resources below are for educational purposes only. Any diagnosis or treatment undertaken should be done under the supervision of a licensed doctor. #MEAction is not liable for patients’ treatment decisions.


Here are four criteria to help you determine whether or not you may have ME or ME/CFS. If you suspect you may have ME, there are many specialists around the world who can help you rule out other conditions and get an accurate diagnosis. Many doctors are not educated about ME. If you cannot see a specialist, the criteria below may be useful information to share with your doctor.  

Find a Doctor

Find a specialist near you using our global directory.

Find treatments

While there are no approved treatments for ME, there are many spaces online where patients discuss the latest treatment options and research:

 Virtual support groups

Local support groups

Disability Support

US: Guide to applying for Social Security Disability