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Trial By Error: A Q-and-A with Scottish MP Carol Monaghan

Discussion in 'General ME/CFS News' started by Andy, Mar 28, 2018.

  1. Andy

    Andy Committee Member & Outreach

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    http://www.virology.ws/2018/03/28/trial-by-error-a-q-and-a-with-scottish-mp-carol-monaghan/
     
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    Sasha Senior Member (Voting Rights)

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    Excellent - well worth a read.

    Thanks both to @Dave 30th and Carol Monaghan.
     
  3. Daisymay

    Daisymay Senior Member (Voting Rights)

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    Yes excellent indeed, the ME community is very lucky to have Carol Monaghan on board and of course DT who set this whole thing alight.
     
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    Cinders66 Senior Member (Voting Rights)

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    Surely from this, setting up the ME APPG might be viable again , with fresh faces and a real purpose ?
     
  5. Barry

    Barry Senior Member (Voting Rights)

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    Quite a duo :).
     
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    Esther12 Senior Member (Voting Rights)

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    Sounds very positive from Monaghan. Great to have an MP seeming to take a real interest.

    I can worry that it's a mistake to put any emphasis on concerns about the PACE researchers starting from a hypothesis about CFS being a psychological disorder, as it's easy for that to lead to distracting and irrelevant debates about neurological/psychological divides, stigma, etc, but it seems that she has been pretty careful on this.
     
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  7. TiredSam

    TiredSam Moderator Staff Member

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    "PACE-splaining". I like that.
     

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