CFS Article Library

News & Events

  1. WI ME/CFS Accociation partners with The Blue Ribbon Foundation to present grant check for $8,000 5/15
  2. Exploring the cognitive symptoms of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome 4/13
  3. Testimony to IOM January 2014  -  Videos Of The Entire Day Of Testimonies 2/14
  4. FDA has selected ME/CFS as one of the diseases to be addressed in FY 2013-2015 4/13
  5. Local Man Battles Chronic Fatigue Syndrome 6/11
  6. W. Ian Lipkin, M.D. to present Microbe Hunting at Whittemore Peterson Institute 6/11
  7. State of the Knowledge Workshop April 7 - 11 2011
  8. XMRV: A Human Retrovirus with Unknown Pathogenic Potential, Not a Lab Contaminant 1/11
  9. The Lombardi Studies 12/10
  11. Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Patients Run First-ever Ad in The Washington Post 12/10
  12. P.A.N.D.O.R.A. Urges Swift Action by U.S. Health Agencies to Improve Quality of Life for CFS Patients 8/10
  13. Presence of murine leukemia virus related gene sequences found in CFS patients 8/10
  14. Validation In a Virus? 11/10

Articles of General Interest on CFS

  1. DISABILITY - Winning Your Social Security Disability Claim
  2. A Tale of Two Viruses: Why AIDS Was Pinned to HIV, but Chronic Fatigue Remains a Mystery 1/12
  3. Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and the CDC: A Long, Tangled Tale  11/11
  4. Information for interested individuals with ME/CFS 6/11
  5. The Puzzle of Chronic Fatigue 3/11
  6. Full Coverage: XMRV? Or Umpteen Other Viruses? Or What? 8/10
  7. CFS Patient Advocate 8/10
  8. Recommendation on Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Blood Donation  8/10
  9. Chronic Fatigue Sufferers May Be Asked to Avoid Donating Blood 6/10
  10. Virus Is Found in Many With Chronic Fatigue Syndrome   10/09   See all recent news 10/09
  11. Chris Kraus Address to Washington
  12. Mercury: the Malevolent Messenger
  13. Possible underlying causes of CFS
  14. Leaky Gut Syndrome -  is often the real basis for chronic fatigue syndrome.
  15. Symptoms of CFS
  16. Common Questions about CFS
  17. The Faces of CFS - A compilation of essays chronicling experiences of persons living with CFS
  18. "Doctor, Why Am I Always So Tired?"
  19. Managing chronic fatigue syndrome in U.K. primary care: challenges and opportunities
  20. Kids Page - Proginoskes Web

Reports to Advisory Council

  1. CFSAC Testimony 2012 Pat Fero
  2. Where are we now with NIH CFS activites?
  3. Report on the 8th International IACFS Conference on CFS, FM, and Related Illnesses 2/07
  4. NIH funding IACFS conference Presentation 1/12/06 - Pat Fero
  5. National Institutes of Health (NIH) Funding Patterns Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Advisory Council (CFSAC) UPDATE  April 24, 2006

Medical Articles

  1. Is a Virus the Cause of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome? 10/09
  2. Symptoms of autonomic dysfunction in chronic fatigue syndrome. (pdf) 7/07
  3. Infection and vaccination in chronic fatigue syndrome: Myth or reality?
  4. A Pediatric Case Definition for Myalgic Encephalomyelitis and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (pdf )
  7. The use of eicosapentaenoic acid in the treatment of chronic fatigue syndrome.
  8. Lyme Disease - CFS shares symptoms with other illnesses like lyme disease.
  9. Cerebral Perfusion Patterns Abnormal in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome patients.
  10. Orthostatic Intolerance and Tachycardia Associated with Norepinephrinetransporter Deficiency
  11. Cognitive Disturbances in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Fibromyalgia  
  12. Notes on Dr. David Bell's talk on 25 August 1998, given at the invitation of AYME (Association for Youth with ME)
  13. Alexithymia in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: Associations With Momentary, Recall, and Retrospective Measures of Somatic Complaints and Emotions 2/07
  14. Low-resolution electromagnetic brain tomography (LORETA) of monozygotic twins discordant for chronic fatigue syndrome. 2/07
  15. Increased serum IgA and IgM against LPS of enterobacteria in (CFS): Indication for the involvement of gram-negative enterobacteria in the etiology of CFS and for the presence of an increased gut-intestinal permeability 2/07
  16. Psychosocial and Physical Impact of Chronic Fatigue in a Community Based Sample of Children and Adolescents 2/07


  1. XMRV-related abstracts from 15th International Conference on Human Retroviruses 6/11
  2. The Hunt for the Biological Causes of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome 3/11
  3. Unlocking Chronic Fatigue Syndrome 3/11
  4. Research breaks Chronic Fatigue stereotypes 2/11
  5. Viruses Found in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Patients  9/10
  6. XMRV Virus Video Presentations by Dr. Judy Mikovits and Dr. David Bell 7/10
  7. An interpretation of the findings in SCIENCE. Please read the overview and then the Q&A section. 10/09

Wisconsin ME/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Association - Information

  1. Wisconsin ME/CFS Association - Mission Statement
  2. Directory of WI ME/CFS Association Contact/Support Volunteers


Lifeline Newsletters