UK sources of information and / or support
Has an information leaflet called Chronic Fatigue Syndrome / ME.
Patient's organisation run by and for people with ME.
Supports all those affected by Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME) by providing specialist information and advice services, literature and self-help groups, promotes research, increases public awareness of ME.
A national specialist service undertaking assessment, treatment and research regarding chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS).
AYME (pronounced 'aim') is a UK-based independent registered charity dedicated to giving help, support and vital contact to children and young people with Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME).
Provides support and information for those affected with ME.
Provides a free, fun, safe environment where ME/CFS sufferers, their parents, carers and friends can seek help, support and advice, free from harassment.
Mailing list and includes medical and political articles about ME.
ME/CFS articles and other relevant medical information.
Provides information, advice and support.
Commissions and funds scientific (biomedical) investigation into the causes, consequences and treatment of Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME/CFS).
A support and campaign group for people with ME/CFS.
Helping people with ME (myalgic encephalomyelitis) - (chronic fatigue syndrome) - get the best possible treatment and advice to enable them to lead happy and healthy lives.
Online support for sufferers of ME/CFS
Support for those severely affected by M.E.
Free information and publications for young people with ME,their families, and the professionals who care for them.
YA Online is a resource of solid information from creditable sources for young people with ME, their families and professionals, using the internet to make that information widely and freely available.
Information from NHS Choices.
Further sources / more detailed information
Some non-UK sites
The following list popular non-UK health information sites with content aimed at the general public. They are mainly from the US. They have not been checked to see if information about the above topic is included but these large sites are comprehensive.
More detailed medical information
The following list online sources of more detailed medical information, mainly from the UK. These sites are mainly aimed at health professionals, but are of interest to all. They have not been checked to see if information about the above topic is included, but information about most medical topics can usually be found.
- PatientPlus - hundreds of medical reference articles provided by Patient UK.
- Evidence Based Medicine - such as from Clinical Evidence, The Cochrane Library, etc.
- Database of UK Clinical Guidelines - from NICE, SIGN, etc.
- Medline - abstracts available from thousands of journals.
- Sites listing free online medical textbooks and journals.
- Sites listing free medical images - pictures, atlases, anatomy, skin diseases, etc.
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