Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Forgotten Plague -- the movie

 
 
Interested in hosting a screening of the CFS movie? Or in seeing it in a theater near you?
 
This is the place.
 
Also a nice collection of links:

Health-Related Quality of Life for Patients with Myalgic Encephalomyelitis

 
 
Quality of life with "ME/CFS is significantly lower than the population mean and the lowest of all the compared conditions. The adjusted analysis confirms that poor HRQoL of ME/CFS is distinctly different from and not a proxy of the other included conditions." 

ADA 25: A Quarter Century of Advocating for All People with Disabilities

 
 
 
Yet, despite all the good ADA has done, a large proportion of people without jobs are those with disabilities.  More than two-thirds of American adults with disabilities are "striving to work," according to a national employment survey being released just before the landmark legislation protecting their rights turns 25.