Jennifer Brea has CFS and is a wonderful spokesperson for all of us.
"28 year-old Jennifer Brea is working on her PhD at Harvard and soon to be engaged to the love of her life when she gets a mysterious fever that leaves her bedridden and looking for answers. Disbelieved by doctors and determined to live, she turns her camera on herself and her community, a hidden world of millions confined to their homes and bedrooms by ME, or chronic fatigue syndrome." She did a TED talk a few years ago, 17 minutes & easy to listen to
Now she has just released a movie done w her husband on this invisible disease. It is titled "Unrest", released in a few theaters on Sept 22, and has received wonderful reviews. https://www.facebook.com/unrestfilm/
For those of us who cannot get to a theater, there on tickets available for online viewing. http://www.ifccenter.com/films/unrest/
I am going to see it online on Sept 30.
Just yesterday doctor prescribed 30 mg iron and vit b 12 (1500) methylcobalamine capsules... I took 1 vit b 12 capsule after lunch and 2 hrs later I had guava and took 1 Iron capsule... From yesterday night having horrible pain in the left shoulder area.. stil it's not subsidizing , can't bear it,so today I didn't take both IRon and vit b12 capsule !!
Hello,I'm a 29 year old male with concerns on how to get out of the hole I'm in. I live in Sunny San Diego and have for about 2 and half years... I have dealt with depression and anxiety since I was 18 but it seems to have hit a big point. I just recently came off of a two month leave from work do to depression related issues and went through CBT classes. I'm currently doing TMS, which is like...