Sunday, April 17, 2011

Montoya Lecture

This definitely wasn't an 'get acquainted with CFS' talk. There was no
boring scholarly introduction to CFS ("Chronic fatigue syndrome effects
blah, blah, blah….has x number of symptoms….blah, blah…..)…Dr. Montoya was
clearly trying to wake people up.

Calling ME/CFS one of the most 'mis-perceived' illnesses in medicine,
Montoya quickly got to the heart of the matter calling chronic fatigue
syndrome 'an extreme event' in the medical community and castigated them
(gently) a bit for mostly ignoring a disease which 'significantly
compromised the health' of millions of people.

Check out more at

Straight Talk from Dr. Montoya: the Stanford Hospital lecture:
Cort Johnson

Phoenix Rising*  - A non-profit 501(c)(3) charitable organization dedicated
to improving the lives of people with chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS) and
other neuroendocrineimmune disorders

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