Hillary Johnson is a journalist, author of the renowned book, Osler's Web, and a person living with myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS). Osler's Web, Inside the Labyrinth of the Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Epidemic chronicles the history of the disease and the failure of the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC), the National Institutes of Health and other governmental agencies to research and treat it. She, also, wrote the foreword for Plague: One Scientist’s Intrepid Search for the Truth about Human Retroviruses and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME/CFS), Autism, and Other Diseases by Dr. Judy Mikovits and Kent Heckenlively, JD.
Articles[edit | edit source]
- 2009, A Case of Chronic Denial - Op-ed in The New York Times about the discovery of the XMRV virus by Dr. Judy Mikovits
- 1987, Journey Into Fear: Part Two, The growing nightmare of Epstein-Barr Virus
Talks and Interviews[edit | edit source]
- 2017, Charles Ortleb interviews Hillary Johnson
- 2015, Featured in Ryan Prior's 2015 documentary Forgotten Plague, where she discusses the CDC's dismissal of the disease and the lack of media coverage particularly in the 80's and 90's.
- 2009, Invest in ME International ME Conference Pre-Dinner Speech 
- 1996, Interviewed in the 1996 PrimeTime TV segment, Sick and Tired.
See also[edit | edit source]
Online Presence[edit | edit source]
References[edit | edit source]
- Johnson, Hillary. (1996). Osler's Web, Inside the Labyrinth of the Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Epidemic. Crown Publishers
- Johnson, Hillary. (20 Oct 2009). A Case of Chronic Denial.The New York Times. Retrieved from http://www.nytimes.com/2009/10/21/opinion/21johnson.html?_r=0
- Johnson, Hillary. (13 August 1987). Journey Into Fear: Part Two, The growing nightmare of Epstein-Barr Virus. Rolling Stone.Retrieved from http://www.rollingstone.com/culture/features/journey-into-fear-part-two-the-growing-nightmare-of-epstein-barr-virus-19870813