Jane Colby

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Jane Colby is a British advocate for paediatric patients and formerly had severe myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME) triggered by a viral infection. (Colby sometimes refers to the virus as "polio-like" or "related to polio"[1] and sometimes as coxsackie B).[2] She is a former head teacher and a member of the National Association of Educational Inspectors, Advisors, and Consultants. [3] She is the Executive Director of Tymes Trust, the longest established national UK service for children and young people with ME and their families.[4]

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  • 1996, Long-term sickness absence due to ME/CFS in UK schools; an epidemiological study with medical and educational implications.[7](Full text)

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Tymes Trust publications[edit | edit source]

The following educational materials for children living with ME and their parents and schools are written by Jane Colby and available through the Tymes Trust:

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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

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


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