ME Awareness Week

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ME Awareness Week is the week of May 12th each year; May 12th is International ME Awareness Day.[1][2] The color for ME Awareness is blue.

The month of May is ME Awareness Month.[3]

History[edit | edit source]

International ME Awareness Day began in 1993.[4]Invest in ME Research, a British charity, began ME Awareness Week and ME Awareness Month in 2006.[5]

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References[edit | edit source]

  1. http://may12th.org
  2. CDC (May 11, 2020). "ME/CFS". Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Retrieved May 16, 2020. 
  3. http://www.investinme.org/IIMER-Newslet-1805-01.shtml
  4. ME Support. "Countdown Clock - M.E. Support". www.mesupport.co.uk. Retrieved May 16, 2020. 
  5. Invest in ME Research. "ME Conference 2006". www.investinme.org. Retrieved May 19, 2020. 

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is a U.S. government agency dedicated to epidemiology and public health. It operates under the auspices of the Department of Health and Human Services.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is a U.S. government agency dedicated to epidemiology and public health. It operates under the auspices of the Department of Health and Human Services.

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