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New Test Could Revolutionise Diagnosis Of Chronic Fatigue

Saturday 1 June 2019

 

From South Australia's 9News:

 

Aimee De Lurant
Aimee De Lurant has chronic fatigue that leaves her
debilitated and bed bound.
(Photo: 9News)
 

New test could revolutionise diagnosis of chronic fatigue

By Jessica Stanley
May 30, 2019
© 2019 Nine Digital Pty Ltd.

Aimee De Lurant's battle with chronic fatigue syndrome often leaves her bed ridden, unable to concentrate or even move.

The 25-year-old can't work and has a limited social life as a result of the condition, which at its worst causes symptoms including excruciating pain and extreme exhaustion.

"I can't get out of bed, I can't lift my head up. I have to be in a darkened room. The lowest setting on an iPhone brightness is too bright," said Ms De Lurant.

On Sunday, 12 May the South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute (SAHMRI) joined a global day of action campaign to raise awareness and funding for Dr Michael Musker's research studies in Myalgic Encephalomyelitis, also known as Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME/CFS).

 

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