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2014-05-26 11:30:37

Emory Health Sciences Differences in basal ganglia, similarity to inflammation-induced fatigue A brain imaging study shows that patients with chronic fatigue syndrome may have reduced responses, compared with healthy controls, in a region of the brain connected with fatigue. The findings suggest that chronic fatigue syndrome is associated with changes in the brain involving brain circuits that regulate motor activity and motivation. Compared with healthy controls, patients with...

2014-05-10 23:02:56

‘Abortive replication’ by a defective EBV is linked to ME/CFS, according to an article discussing a study published on SimmaronResearch.com on March 10, 2014 (1). polyDNA reviews the article and recommends that patients with severe fatigue talk to their doctors about Gene-Eden-VIR and Novirin. Rochester, NY (PRWEB) May 10, 2014 Extensive research shows a link between EBV and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS). However, researchers wanted to go beyond observing a correlation. They wanted...

2014-04-04 12:20:22

Researchers at the RIKEN Center for Life Science Technologies, in collaboration with Osaka City University and Kansai University of Welfare Sciences, have used functional PET imaging to show that levels of neuroinflammation, or inflammation of the nervous system, are higher in patients with chronic fatigue syndrome than in healthy people. Chronic fatigue syndrome, which is also known as myalgic encephalomyelitis, is a debilitating condition characterized by chronic, profound, and disabling...

2014-02-26 08:27:36

More information at: http://thesynergytrial.org MILL VALLEY, Calif., Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- K-PAX Pharmaceuticals is working with Stanford University and several other leading research institutions to perform a Phase II double-blind, placebo-controlled trial to evaluate the safety and efficacy of a currently available FDA-approved medication concurrently administered with a novel mitochondrial support product in order to identify a safe and effective treatment for the chronic...

2013-08-20 10:24:51

Study measured impact of Child Friendly Spaces on Congolese children who have fled fighting and sought refuge in western Uganda Spaces built to keep children safe after an emergency or conflict can also help them recover from trauma, new Columbia University and World Vision research launched today shows. The research, conducted with the support of UNICEF, measured the impact of Child Friendly Spaces (CFS) on Congolese children who have fled fighting and sought refuge in western Uganda....

Research Finds No Link Between Chronic Fatigue Syndrome And Retroviruses
2012-09-18 11:06:32

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A Multi-site study confirms that chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS), previously documented in two separate research papers, to be associated with the XMRV and pMLV viruses, respectively, has no connection with either disease-causing virus. The causes of CFS, also known as myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME), have long puzzled scientists, until a 2009 paper in the journal Science linked it to the mouse retrovirus XMRV (xenotropic murine...

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Linked To Reduced Activity In Brain's Reward Center
2012-04-24 12:48:32

Finding adds to evidence about the biology of this mysterious disease Chronic fatigue syndrome, a medical disorder characterized by extreme and ongoing fatigue with no other diagnosed cause, remains poorly understood despite decades of scientific study. Although researchers estimate that more than 1 million Americans are affected by this condition, the cause for chronic fatigue syndrome, a definitive way to diagnose it, and even its very existence remain in question. In a new study,...

2011-10-20 12:37:57

Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) may be alleviated by the anti-cancer drug Rituximab, suggesting that the source of the disease could lie in the immune system, according to a new study published Oct. 19 in the online journal PLoS ONE. Uncertainty about the cause of CFS, which is characterized by extreme, unexplained exhaustion, among other symptoms, has led to much debate, but the authors of this recent study believe they may have found the answer. The work, led by Drs. Oystein Fluge and...


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