Jørgen Jelstad

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Jørgen Jelstad (b.1979) is a Norwegian physiotherapist and journalist who has written for Dagens Næringsliv Magasinet, VG, Dagsavisen, and Utdanning. He attended Oslo University College.[1] Inspired by his mother who has ME, he began writing a book about her experiences called De Bortgjemte - og hvordan ME ble vår tids mest omstridte sykdom (The Hidden – and how ME/CFS became the most controversial disease of our time).[2] Presently, the book is only available in Norwegian.

After publication of his book, De Bortgjemte, he has traveled Norway speaking about ME, the controversy behind the diagnosis and and latest in research developments.[3]

Talks and interviews[edit | edit source]

2012, He spoke about his book at the 7th Invest in ME International ME Conference 2012

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References[edit | edit source]

Myalgic encephalomyelitis or M.E. has different diagnostic criteria to chronic fatigue syndrome; neurological symptoms are required but fatigue is an optional symptom.<ref name="ICP2011primer">{{Citation

Myalgic encephalomyelitis or chronic fatigue syndrome, often used when both illnesses are considered the same.

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