Myalgic encephalomyelitis, formerly known as chronic fatigue syndrome and now often referred to as ME/CFS, was recently redefined and renamed to more accurately reflect the brain inflammation and multisystem symptoms of the disease. READ MORE

How to Tell if You Have Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

If you're tired all the time with extreme fatigue that can't be explained by lifestyle or any underlying medical conditions, you may have chronic fatigue syndrome, also known as myalgic encephalomyelitis.

Self-Care & Mental Health

Guided Exercise May Help Chronic Fatigue Patients

An expert-guided, self-help exercise program may help people with chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS), a new study suggests.

Self-Care & Mental Health

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: Diagnostic Tests, Treatment and Prevention Urgently Needed

Chronic fatigue syndrome continues to affect millions of people, and yet the research budget for finding causes, treatment and prevention remains small.

Self-Care & Mental Health

5 Ways to Cope With Seasonal Affective Disorder

Light boxes, exercise and vitamins can help you beat the winter blues

Self-Care & Mental Health

Long-Term Care Workers, Grieving and Under Siege, Brace for COVID’s Next Round

Those who take care of older adults are suffering as their patients continue to get sick and die from COVID-19

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Feeling Disoriented by the Election, Pandemic and Everything Else? It’s Called ‘zozobra,’ and Mexican Philosophers Have Some Advice

If you have a gnawing sense of distress this election day, you're not alone. Honest conversations about our shared suffering may help bring us together.

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Living with Chronic Overlapping Pain Conditions

Millions of Americans live with multiple chronic overlapping pain conditions — and most of them are women

Chronic Care Issues

How to Cope With 2020 Burnout

For Mental Illness Awareness Week, let's look at why so many of us are feeling stress and what you can do to keep your mental health in check.

Self-Care & Mental Health

Chronic Conditions Worsen Coronavirus Risk – Here's How to Manage Them Amid the Pandemic

One important fact must not get overlooked amid this pandemic: Chronic health conditions still need attention.

Your Health

5 Reasons Why Energy Dips at Holiday Time

The demands of the holidays can zap your energy. With the new year arriving, here are some tips for how to recover your energy and stay healthy.

Self-Care & Mental Health

A Surprising Way to Fight Fatigue

If you find yourself frequently fighting midday fatigue, the solution may surprise you. How about a leisurely walk to energize you?

Menopause & Aging Well