Living with ME/CFS

ME/CFS creates unique challenges for people living with the illness and for their loved ones. This page provides resources that may help people gain a better understanding of ME/CFS by reading stories from people living with the illness, viewing the Patient Toolkit, and watching videos to learn more about the illness.

CDC and WebMD Collaboration

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CDC partnered with WebMD to publish an informational article, titled “Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME/CFS): The Need to Raise Awareness.” Together, WebMD and CDC also produced a video that addresses the misconceptions around ME/CFS.