Stevie Nicks

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Stevie Nicks was born Stephanie Lynn Nicks in 1948 in Phoenix, Arizona.[1][2][3] She is a musician, singer, and songwriter and has much success with the band Fleetwood Mac and solo. Nicks has "faced a variety of issues, personal (i.e. cocaine, chronic fatigue syndrome) and professional."[4]

Illness[edit | edit source]

In 1987 she "was diagnosed with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS) and found herself, once again, with an addiction problem, this time to pain killers."(sic)[1]

"The band embarked on the Shake The Cage tour in September 1987…. The tour was suspended during Nicks' bout with chronic fatigue syndrome and developing addiction to Klonopin, though it resumed in 1988."[2]

"I don't sleep at night…"[5]

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References[edit | edit source]

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.

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.

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