Invisible Illness - Stories of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Invisible Illness - Stories of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome is a documentary by Veronica Weber. Featuring Whitney Dafoe, Stephen Shimshock, and Susan Kreutzer. Ms. Kreutzer became ill in the Incline Village outbreak while on vacation and she mentions this in the video @2:20.
Synopsis[edit | edit source]
"This mini documentary reveals 3 stories of people who have been impacted by Chronic Fatigue Syndrome - a little known disease that affects roughly 836,000-2.5 million people in the U.S. and receives little research funding. They share emotions of treating loved ones with the disease, their frustrations of being ignored by members of society and the healthcare industry and express hopes of treatment and research. Video by Veronica Weber/Palo Alto Online"
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References[edit | edit source]
- Weber, Veronica (Jul 10, 2015). "Invisible Illness - Stories of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome". YouTube.
- Dremann, Sue (Jul 10, 2015). "Chronic fatigue syndrome saps its victims, but new research may find the cause". www.paloaltoonline.com. Retrieved Jan 21, 2019.
chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) - A fatigue-based illness. The term CFS was invented invented by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control as an replacement for myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME). Some view CFS as a neurological disease, others use the term for any unexplained long-term fatigue. Sometimes used as a the term as a synonym of myalgic encephalomyelitis, despite the different diagnostic criteria.