Opposing MEGA

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Opposing MEGA, also known as OMEGA, is a group opposing “bad science” within ME/CFS research, in particular opposing the M.E./CFS Epidemiology and Genomics Alliance (MEGA).[1]

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Opposing MEGA was founded as a reaction to the MEGA petition, in which a group of researchers attempted to get members of the public to call for greater funding for ME/CFS.[2][1] Despite the biomedical name the researchers and clinicians behind MEGA had a prior history of psychosocial and biopsychosocial research and of ignoring biomedical findings. Patient concern led to organized opposition to the MEGA project, including the development of the Opposing MEGA petition.[1]

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  • Wikipedia

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  1. 1.01.11.2 Opposing MEGA. "Opposing MEGA (OMEGA)". OMEGA. Retrieved Jan 20, 2019. 
  2. "Opposing MEGA". www.facebook.com. Retrieved Jan 20, 2019. 

ME/CFS - An acronym that combines myalgic encephalomyelitis with chronic fatigue syndrome. Sometimes they are combined because people have trouble distinguishing one from the other. Sometimes they are combined because people see them as synonyms of each other.

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