Guest: Dr Elizabeth Murray
Myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS)
- Disease characterised by profound fatigue, sleep abnormalities, pain and other symptoms that are made worse by exertion.
- Occurs more commonly in women.
- Most common in people between 40 and 60 years old, the illness affects children, adolescents, and adults of all ages.
- Cause of condition is unknown, but may include environmental or genetic factors.
-People with ME/CFS may not look ill.
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