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The Effects of Graded Exercise Therapy and Positive Thinking on a Young Girl with ME

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Listen to the article:  Exercise protocols prescribed for myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME) were powerful enough for Cherry to ignore the physiological realities of her disease. Cherry is now 100 percent bedridden. When 16-year-old Cherry from North London began the treatment prescribed for her myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME) in 2013, she was able to ...

How an Australian’s FOI request busted open a UK science scandal

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The 2011 PACE trial examined the effect of graded exercise therapy and cognitive behavioural therapy against standard medical care, but refused to share their data. West Australian Alem Matthees filed a UK Freedom of Information Act. The ruling released the data and further examination found glaring problems with the study ...
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UNSW tests graded exercise on mild CFS patients

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Australia's University of NSW's Psychiatry Department tested a graded activity program on 25 patients with chronic fatigue syndrome. Before the study, patients could complete around 4 hours of 'moderate intensity exercise' a week (self-reported). It was not measured or recorded at the end of the program but the study found ...

Ask UNSW To Cancel CBT/GET Training Study

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Write to the University of New South Wales and ask them not to allow a trial to train health professionals in graded exercise therapy and cognitive behaviour therapy for chronic fatigue syndrome patients in Australia ...