Associations of occupational stress, workplace violence and organizational support on chronic fatigue symptoms among nurses - Li M, Shu Q, Huang H, Bo W, Wang L, Wu H.
AIMS: Chronic fatigue syndrome is an agnogenic disease worldwide. Nurses are at a high risk of chronic fatigue syndrome. However, no research has been done to examine the associations of workplace violence, organizational support and occupational stress wi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 6, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Study finds many youth living with undiagnosed chronic fatigue syndrome
(DePaul University) Most youth living with Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME/CFS) have not been diagnosed, according to a new prevalence study from researchers at DePaul University and Ann& Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, published by the journal Child& Youth Care Forum. Leonard A. Jason, a professor of psychology at DePaul University, led the seven-year study to screen more than 10,000 children and teenagers in the Chicago area. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - January 23, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Patients push limits for clues to chronic fatigue syndrome
A U.S. study is pushing the limits of patients with a mysterious disease in hopes of learning what's stealing all their energy (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - January 8, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Immune cell metabolism altered in ME/CFS
Scientists found that some immune cells in people with myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS) show disruptions in the way they produce and use energy. (Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH))
Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) - January 7, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Immune cell metabolism altered in ME/CFS
Scientists found that some immune cells in people with myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS) show disruptions in the way they produce and use energy. (Source: NIH Research Matters)
Source: NIH Research Matters - January 7, 2020 Category: Research Source Type: news

MRI sheds light on adolescent brain pathways
Why does your teenager drive you crazy? A new study used MRI tools such as...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: AI-based model aids fMRI in ADHD detection MRI illuminates causes of depression fMRI shows how brains rebound from hemispherectomy fMRI differentiates Gulf War illness from chronic fatigue fMRI maps show dementia spreading through brain networks (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - January 6, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Got memory loss, brain fog and chronic fatigue? Here are the top 5 causes
(Natural News) It’s really hard to eat healthy when you read the wrong news or can’t even remember good advice when you hear it. Some people get really motivated when they see a Youtuber who’s in great shape and has simple tips, but try to put those strategies into action while your cleansing organs are being ‘vandalized’... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 4, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Domestic Abuse Increases Risk for Fibromyalgia, Chronic Fatigue
Female survivors of domestic abuse are at double the risk for developing functional syndromes (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - December 16, 2019 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Family Medicine, Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Neurology, Psychiatry, Rheumatology, Anesthesiology & amp; Pain, Journal, Source Type: news

Domestic Abuse Increases Risk for Fibromyalgia, Chronic Fatigue
MONDAY, Dec. 16, 2019 -- There is an association between a history of intimate partner violence (IPV) and the development of functional syndromes, including fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS), in women, according to a study published... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - December 16, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

2019 Research Highlights — Human Health Advances
NIH accomplishments in disease prevention, diagnosis, and treatment include treatments for the Ebola virus, gene therapy that reverses a rare immune disorder, and a blood test to detect myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome (Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH))
Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) - December 13, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Study finds differences in energy use by immune cells in ME/CFS
NIH-funded research suggests changes in the immune system in myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome. (Source: National Institutes of Health (NIH) News Releases)
Source: National Institutes of Health (NIH) News Releases - December 12, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Study finds differences in energy use by immune cells in ME/CFS
(NIH/National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke) New findings published in the Journal of Clinical Investigation suggest that specific immune T cells from people with myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS) show disruptions in the way they produce energy. The research was supported by the National Institutes of Health. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - December 12, 2019 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Intimate partner violence and the risk of developing fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome - Chandan JS, Thomas T, Raza K, Bradbury-Jones C, Taylor J, Bandyopadhyay S, Nirantharakumar K.
Intimate partner violence (IPV) is a global public health issue with a variety of ill health consequences associated with exposure. Due to the stimulation of chronic stress and inflammatory pathways, childhood abuse has been associated with the subsequent ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 10, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Thyroid issues? Try this fiber-rich carrot, ginger and pear soup to boost your gut health
(Natural News) The thyroid is a butterfly-shaped endocrine gland located low on the front of your neck. This gland is mainly responsible for the body’s metabolism. If it is not working properly, people can experience symptoms that range from chronic fatigue to constipation and depression. Today, nearly 25 million Americans suffer from a thyroid problem.... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How demands and resources impact chronic fatigue in the maritime industry. The mediating effect of acute fatigue, sleep quality and recovery - Andrei DM, Griffin MA, Grech M, Neal A.
The aim of the present study was to examine how different work demands and resources characteristic to the maritime industry are related to chronic fatigue in seafarers. Moreover, we investigated the role of different fatigue related processes, such as acu... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 26, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

fMRI differentiates Gulf War illness from chronic fatigue
Functional MRI (fMRI) has helped uncover significant differences in brain activity...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: MRI shows concussion effects last longer than thought fMRI maps show dementia spreading through brain networks MRI finds abnormal brain structures in chronic fatigue syndrome fMRI opens door to chronic fatigue syndrome fMRI finds 2 forms of Gulf War illness (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 24, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

After long-awaited recognition, research begins in earnest around chronic fatigue
A network of Canadian scientists is trying to make up for lost time in their search for a standard diagnostic test and treatment for myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome. About 580,000 Canadians live with the disease, yet there has been little research into CFS/ME until recently. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - October 23, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Health Source Type: news

After long-awaited recognition, serious research begins on chronic fatigue syndrome
A network of Canadian scientists is trying to make up for lost time in their search for a standard diagnostic test and treatment for myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome. About 580,000 Canadians live with the disease, yet there has been little research into ME/CFS until recently. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - October 23, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Health Source Type: news

Long-term Lyme disease 'actually chronic fatigue syndrome'
Most people who think they have chronic Lyme disease are more likely to have chronic fatigue syndrome, say experts. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - October 10, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Publication of Cochrane Review: ‘Exercise therapy for chronic fatigue syndrome’
Today, Cochrane publishes an amended version of the Review,' Exercise therapy for chronic fatigue syndrome. ’ In the last nine months, this Cochrane Review has been modified by the review ’s authors and evaluated by independent peer reviewers and editors. It now places more emphasis on the limited applicability of the evidence to definitions of myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS) used in the included studies, the long-term effects of exercise on symptoms of fatigue, and acknowledges the limitations of the evidence about harms that may occur.Cochrane ’s Editor-in-Chief, Dr Karla Soa...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - September 30, 2019 Category: Information Technology Authors: Katie Abbotts Source Type: news

Comprehensive guidance on tinnitus treatment hampered by lack of evidence
Further research, particularly on neuromodulation therapies, needed says NICE Related items fromOnMedica NHS must hold CCGs accountable for poor diabetes care Include nurse-led CBT in routine COPD clinical care pathways Trial launched to test online treatment for chronic fatigue syndrome Follow clinical guidance to measure BP in both arms NICE guidance delays hinder good diabetes care (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - September 20, 2019 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Montreal researcher leads nationwide effort to take on myalgic encephalomyelitis
Myalgic encephalomyelitis, formerly known as chronic fatigue syndrome, affects about 72,000 Quebec residents and some 600,000 nationwide. A $1.4-million federal grant will be used to form a network of doctors, researchers and patients. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - August 23, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/Montreal Source Type: news

Effects of acupuncture on chronic stress-induced depression-like behavior and its central neural mechanism - Lee MJ, Ryu JS, Won SK, Namgung U, Jung J, Lee SM, Park JY.
Depression is a serious psychiatric disorder with an enormous socioeconomic burden, and it is commonly comorbid with pain, chronic fatigue, or other inflammatory diseases. Recent studies have shown that acupuncture is an effective therapeutic method for re... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Trump Executive Order Gives Hope To Patients Waiting For Kidney Transplant
GRAFTON (CBS) – President Donald Trump singed an executive order Wednesday, revamping the whole approach to treating kidney disease in this country. And a 19-year-old from Grafton is among the 30 million Americans who could benefit. “I just try to keep busy,” said Samantha Cleveland, “so I don’t focus on why I feel so terrible.” Samantha still battles through chronic fatigue to ride her horse, but is well aware that thousands of people die every year waiting for a kidney. “I try not to think about it,” she said, “because right now I’m doing OK.” Samantha Cle...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - July 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Health Syndicated Local Donald Trump Grafton News Ken MacLeod kidney donor Source Type: news

Research reveals that a plant used in Ayurvedic medicine can potentially treat symptoms of chronic fatigue syndrome
(Natural News) A person with chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) experiences extreme tiredness that can’t be explained by any underlying medical condition. The consistent fatigue can’t be relieved by rest and is severe enough to disrupt their daily activities. For CFS to be diagnosed, the unrelenting fatigue must last for at least six months. This complex, chronic illness affects about... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - May 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Blood test may detect myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome
Researchers developed a blood test that, in a pilot study, accurately identified people with myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome. (Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH))
Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) - May 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Work-rest pattern, alertness and performance assessment among naval personnel deployed at sea: a cross sectional study - Jaipurkar R, Mahapatra SS, Bobdey S, Banerji C.
BACKGROUND: The combat naval vessels require continuous operational preparedness for guarding the vast coastline. Sailors onboard these ships are at risk for sleep deprivation. Sailors may be vulnerable to chronic fatigue; and decreased performance, vigila... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 10, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

The Scoop on Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
More than 1 million Americans have myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS). Learn about the symptoms of this serious disease. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - May 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Blood Test Might Diagnose Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Title: Blood Test Might Diagnose Chronic Fatigue SyndromeCategory: Health NewsCreated: 4/30/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 5/1/2019 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Chronic Pain General)
Source: MedicineNet Chronic Pain General - May 1, 2019 Category: Anesthesiology Source Type: news

Blood Test Might Diagnose Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
The test tracks changes in the electrical pattern of a person's cells, and it accurately flagged all CFS patients in a small group of 40 people, researchers report. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - April 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Chronic fatigue syndrome: New test in sight
Using cutting-edge nanotechnology, scientists have designed a test that accurately identified chronic fatigue syndrome in 40 people. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - April 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Immune System / Vaccines Source Type: news

Blood Test Might Diagnose Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
TUESDAY, April 30, 2019 -- Chronic fatigue syndrome is such a mysterious illness that it took years to be recognized as a legitimate ailment, and doctors still struggle to accurately diagnose it. Now, an experimental blood test has successfully... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - April 30, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

A chronic fatigue syndrome blood test can finally prove the condition exists, study says
A blood test developed at Stanford University by a scientist whose son suffers chronic fatigue syndrome accurately separates out those who do and do not have the often dismissed disease. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Scientists say they're closer to possible blood test for chronic fatigue
Scientists in the United States say they have taken a step toward developing a possible diagnostic test for chronic fatigue syndrome, a condition characterized by exhaustion and other debilitating symptoms. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 29, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Biomarker May Be a Diagnostic Test for ME/CFS Biomarker May Be a Diagnostic Test for ME/CFS
The investigational test, based on differential responses to hyperosmotic stress, may serve as a low-cost diagnostic for myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS).Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - April 29, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Rheumatology News Source Type: news

Stressed Blood Cells Could Be a Biomarker for Chronic Fatigue
In a small study, researchers devise a test that could distinguish healthy people from those with the syndrome, also known as myalgic encephalomyelitis. (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - April 29, 2019 Category: Science Tags: News & Opinion Source Type: news

' Milestone' Meeting Highlights NIH Efforts to Combat ME/CFS'Milestone' Meeting Highlights NIH Efforts to Combat ME/CFS
Myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome has become the focus of serious attention by the NIH, and funded research is showing results, but the funding level still does not match the need.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - April 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Rheumatology News Source Type: news

New Scale Helps Identify More Serious Cases of Mononucleosis
Scale identifies college students at increased risk for corticosteroid Rx, chronic fatigue syndrome (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - April 15, 2019 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Family Medicine, Infections, Neurology, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Rheumatology, Journal, Source Type: news

New Scale Helps Identify More Serious Cases of Mononucleosis
MONDAY, April 15, 2019 -- A new scale for rating the severity of mononucleosis can identify patients at risk for more serious cases, including those who might develop chronic fatigue syndrome following infectious mononucleosis, according to a study... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - April 15, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Between a rock and a hard place: I need exercise to fight my depression, but my disability thwarts my workouts.
How I constantly deal with myalgic encephalomyelitis, my dark moods and physical fitness. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - April 7, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Litsa Dremousis Source Type: news

Depressive symptoms in adolescents with chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS): are rates higher than in controls and do depressive symptoms affect outcome? - Loades ME, Rimes KA, Ali S, Chalder T.
INTRODUCTION:: Previous research has indicated that co-morbid depression is common in adolescents with chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS). OBJECTIVES:: We sought to compare the characteristics of depressive symptoms in adolescents with CFS to those of ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 6, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

No Benefit Seen With Rituximab for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
FRIDAY, April 5, 2019 -- In patients with myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS), B-cell depletion using several infusions of rituximab over 12 months is not associated with clinical improvement, according to a study published... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - April 5, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Does Not Improve With Rituximab Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Does Not Improve With Rituximab
Patients with myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS) do not improve following B-lymphocyte depletion with rituximab, according to results from the RituxME randomized controlled trial.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - April 3, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Internal Medicine News Source Type: news

Does Bad 'Mono' Predict Chronic Fatigue Syndrome?
People with the most severe mononucleosis infections were more than three times as likely to meet the diagnostic criteria for chronic fatigue syndrome. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - April 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Severe'Mono' Infection May Raise Risk for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
TUESDAY, April 2, 2019 -- As if having the exhausting " kissing disease " -- also known as mononucleosis, or " mono " -- isn't bad enough, about 1 in 10 people with this infection will develop chronic fatigue syndrome in six months, researchers... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - April 2, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Rituximab Fails to Improve Symptoms in ME/CFS Rituximab Fails to Improve Symptoms in ME/CFS
New findings in treating myalgic encephalomyselitis/chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS) contradict previous observations and preliminary trial results; illness heterogeneity was cited as a research challenge.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Rheumatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Rheumatology Headlines - April 2, 2019 Category: Rheumatology Tags: Rheumatology News Source Type: news

Are Breast Implants Safe Enough? FDA Review Happening This Week
(CNN) — Many women have breast implants with no serious complications, but there have been cases where women suffer pain and fatigue, among other health problems. Now, the US Food and Drug Administration plans to hold a meeting to take a closer look at such cases and put breast implant safety under a microscope. The FDA will convene a meeting of the Medical Devices Advisory Committee’s General and Plastic Surgery Devices Panel on Monday and Tuesday to discuss and make recommendations relating to the risks and benefits of breast implants. The meeting, which will be open to the public, comes just days after the F...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - March 25, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Health News CNN Source Type: news

#MayoClinicRadio podcast: 3/23/19
Listen: Mayo Clinic Radio 3/23/19 On the Mayo Clinic Radio podcast, Dr. Christopher Aakre, an internal medicine specialist in Mayo Clinic's Fibromyalgia and Chronic Fatigue Clinic, discusses diagnosing and managing fibromyalgia. Also on the podcast, Dr. Andrew Bentall, a Mayo Clinic nephrologist, explains what can be done to help?sensitized transplant patients?who can be difficult to [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - March 25, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

FDA Busts J & amp;J and Sientra Over Breast Implant Compliance
FDA busted two manufacturers of silicone gel-filled breast implants this week for failure to comply with post-approval study requirements. The agency sent warning letters to Irvine, CA-based Mentor Worldwide, a unit of Johnson & Johnson, and to Santa Barbara, CA-based Sientra for deficiencies in each company's post-approval study for silicone breast implant approvals. Breast implants have been a source of contention between patient advocacy groups, industry, and FDA for decades. Implants were banned from the U.S. market from 1992 to 2006, and the devices have been the cause of an ove...
Source: MDDI - March 20, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Amanda Pedersen Tags: Regulatory and Compliance Source Type: news