CFS-L: Chronic Fatigue Syndrome discussion CFIDS/ME
This discussion list seeks to serve the needs of persons with chronic fatigue syndrome by enabling a broad discussion of CFS-related topics. This group is also available as Usenet newsgroup alt.med.cfs. Please note that any advice which may be given on this list regarding diagnoses or treatments, etc., reflects only the opinion of the individual posting the message; people with CFS ought to consult with a licensed health care practitioner who is familiar with the syndrome. CFS is an illness characterized by debilitating fatigue and a variety of flu-like symptoms. The condition is also known as chronic fatigue immune deficiency syndrome (CFIDS), myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME) and by other names, and in the past has been known as chronic Epstein-Barr virus (CEBV).
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For further information about the illness, get the CFS FAQ (frequently asked questions) document by creating an e-mail message which says GET CFS FAQ and send to the address LISTSERV@listserv.icors.org, or visit the web page at http://www.cfs-news.org/faq.htm . See also the general CFS Information web page at http://www.cfs-news.org.