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Unrest/The Telegraph: Could this documentary change the way we perceive chronic fatigue syndrome?

Discussion in 'General ME/CFS News' started by Cheshire, Oct 24, 2017.

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  1. Cheshire

    Cheshire Moderator Staff Member

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    A long and comprehensive article, you can read it there:
    http://www.telegraph.co.uk/health-f...ronic-fatigue-syndrome/?WT.mc_id=tmg_share_tw
     
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    Andy Committee Member & Outreach

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    Yet another decent article. If this keeps up I may have to raise my expectations of the UK mainstream press....
     
  3. TiredSam

    TiredSam Moderator Staff Member

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    Steady on now ...
     
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    One "unfortunate" comment so far.
     
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    Sasha Senior Member (Voting Rights)

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    Good to see this in the article.
     
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    This is such a good article. And I'm glad they included the fact that she's only able to function at any level because of drugs prescribed off label. I think it's the best article I've seen in the British press, and the Torygraph is read by a lot of politicians and doctors, I suspect.
     
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    Just sent it to a friend who asked how I was doing.
     
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    It's a very good article. And the psychosomatic person sounded like a bitter loser.
     
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    Ended up sending this one to my family instead of the express....got a lot of stick for sending the daily mail one, so this seemed a lot better ...don't want to become a bore and all that.

    I thought the article definitely was far more pro biological. I hope Jen doesn't run out of steam or cause herself a relapse

    If she's up for a big challenge, converting the guardian would be a real boon.
     
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    Jan Senior Member (Voting Rights)

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    @arewenearlythereyet Has the Daily Mail covered Unrest yet, or are you meaning a different article?
     
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    Jan Senior Member (Voting Rights)

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    Hmm, so no comment from Daily Mail regarding Unrest yet?

    It has featured in virtually all the major UK papers now.
     
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    Barry Senior Member (Voting Rights)

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    And the thing we have to always remember of course, when praising the press, is that but for Jennifer Brea, none of this would be happening. Fantastic lady.
     
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