Japan

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Japan

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Demographics[edit | edit source]

It is estimated that there are approximately 300,000 people living with ME/CFS in Japan. [1] A 2014 ME/CFS patient survey conducted by the Japanese Ministry of Health, Labor, and Welfare concluded that approximately 30% rated in the severe illness category and 35% in the moderate illness category.[2]

Medical guidelines[edit | edit source]

National health department[edit | edit source]

Government health insurance[edit | edit source]

Private health insurance[edit | edit source]

Access to care[edit | edit source]

Social security and disability benefits[edit | edit source]

Patient Groups & Charities[edit | edit source]

Japan Myalgic Encephalomyelitis Association(JMEA)
CFS Support Network
BAELZ Association
Egaono Hanabira Atsumetai

Research[edit | edit source]

Research groups[edit | edit source]

Researchers[edit | edit source]

Clinicians[edit | edit source]

Notable patients[edit | edit source]

Deceased patients[edit | edit source]

Learn more[edit | edit source]

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The information provided at this site is not intended to diagnose or treat any illness.

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