By Sasha Nimmo and ME Australia Australia's National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) called for feedback on their advisory committee's draft report at the end of 2018. The report contained misleading errors, stating 99% of people recover (except in cases lasting more than seven years, the report claims the recovery rate is 50-80%). This … Continue reading Draft report wrongly claims 99% recover from chronic fatigue syndrome and ME
By Sasha Nimmo Released on the Friday before Christmas, the Australia's National Health and Medical Research Advisory Commission's draft report on Myalgic Encephalomyelitis and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome is open for comment. People and organisations are encouraged to respond to the draft report by noon AEDT, Monday 18 February via the online public consultation portal. The … Continue reading NHMRC draft ME and CFS report asks for feedback
The governement's ME and CFS advisory committee are one meeting away from releasing their report for feedback. The NHMRC is now listing resources for clinicians which include CBT, exercise and antidepressants.
by Sasha Nimmo Online public consultation on the second draft National Strategic Framework for Chronic Conditions is now open. This only happens once a decade so make your voice heard! A National Strategic Framework for Chronic Conditions is being developed by the Australian Government Department of Health in partnership with states and territories, under the auspice … Continue reading Input to the National Strategic Framework for Chronic Conditions