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#MillionsMissing – 12 May 2018#MillionsMissing – 12 May 2018

The ME CFS Foundation South Africa encourage and participate in the #MillionsMissing global campaign with #MEaction every year! #MillionsMissing 2018 will be on Saturday, 12 May 2018 #MillionsMissing is a global campaign for ME health equality organized by #MEAction, that local ME/CFS foundations and support groups participate in around the globe. The very first global protest […]

Brief Summary of ME/CFS, MECFSSA and the #MillionsMissing CampaignBrief Summary of ME/CFS, MECFSSA and the #MillionsMissing Campaign

  Worldwide #MilionsMissing Initiative round 2 on 27 Sept 2016 for the illness ME/CFS – South Africa’s campaign   Reg nr 2015/394378/08 NGO advocating for and assisting people with ME/CFS  What is ME/CFS? ME/CFS is a complex multi-system disease that causes significant immune, neurological and autonomic abnormalities. It has one of the lowest quality of […]

A Poem about ME/CFS: Missing steps – Diane Levy-HelligA Poem about ME/CFS: Missing steps – Diane Levy-Hellig

  MISSING STEPS by Diane Levy-Hellig “I became ill with ME/CFS in 1983. Missing now for over 30 years. Missing from my arts and education career which I loved. Missing from being able to make a difference in the creative lives of many children. Physically present in the life of my family but so often […]

MORE Stories of people reached by the FoundationMORE Stories of people reached by the Foundation

Retha used to love working and studying, she fell ill at 36 and now 14 years later are primarily housebound, she misses a career, wearing nice clothes and shoes, social interaction, being active! “I fell ill at the age of 36 and have been ill for 14 years now. My condition also deteriorated over the […]

A few stories of people with ME/CFS reached by the FoundationA few stories of people with ME/CFS reached by the Foundation

A few stories of people with ME/CFS reached by the Foundation ME/CFS is solitary confinement; missing out on life, living in isolation often in severe financial distress       L – now in her 60’s,was diagnosed in 1991, she was a walker and also did low impact exercising. She misses that every day!   […]

MILLIONS MISSING CAMPAIGN – 27 SEPTEMBER 2016MILLIONS MISSING CAMPAIGN – 27 SEPTEMBER 2016

MEDIA ADVISORY FOR:  Tuesday, September 27, 2016 CONTACT:  Brett Abrams | +1-516-841-1105 | brett@unbendablemedia.com   09/27: Thousands Protest in 24 Cities Worldwide Demanding Support for Patients Suffering with Myalgic Encephalomyelitis / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome   #MillionsMissing International Day of Action Urges Public Health Officials to Ramp Up Funding for ME/CFS Research and Clinical Trials   […]