"It is (ME/CFS) like some great constricting snake that denies its victims the final convulsion." Llewellyn King

"A CFS patient feels the same or worse than congestive heart failure. The same or worse than late stage AIDS." Nancy Klimas: View video here.

"A CFS patient feels every day significantly the same as an AIDS patient feels two months before death." Dr. Mark Loveless, AIDS and CFS researcher, in a statement to congress on CFS Awareness day, May 12th, 1995.

Thursday, December 17, 2009

Dr. Nancy Klimas; Aids Researcher and CFS Clinician on XMRV

The first two minutes of this video is all you need to watch to gain an understanding of what it means to be sick with CFS. It's what we all have been trying to tell our doctors, friends and family since we fell ill; but dared not to fearing ridicule and/or just plain disbelief. The rest of the video in its' entirety is posted here at ME-CFS Community.com.

Find more videos like this on ME-CFSCommunity.com

"Immunologist Dr. Nancy Klimas is recognized worldwide for her extensive work with ME/CFS/FM and Gulf War Illness. In her efforts to expand our knowledge and understanding of these disorders, she wears many hats, including: Professor of Medicine-Psychology, Microbiology & Immunology at the University of Miami’s Miller School of Medicine and the Miami VA Medical Center; Director of the Miller School's EM Papper Laboratories of Clinical Immunology and the University of Miami/VA Gulf War Illness and ME/CFS Research Center; member of the federal CFS Advisory Committee (CFSAC); former President and current Board Member of the International Association of CFS/ME (IACFS/ME); a founding editor of the Journal of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome; author of more than 120 peer reviewed articles and three books; and a member of the ME/CFS Fair Name Campaign Advisory Board."

1 comment:

  1. jeanette plesterJuly 26, 2010 at 1:11 AM

    Thanks for sharing this amazing video, when you see something like this , it does make you feel better knowing people are out there doing there best to help us so .