Posted by tina on March 1st, 2011 at 6:32 am
Starting March 1, ME/CFS patients are educating physicians around the world of retrovirus discoveries (XMRV) as well as other biological abnormalities found with this disease. With medical schools and government agencies not fulfilling this role, like so many other matters, patients are doing it themselves.
The campaign will last until March 15. Each patient is sending five letters and scientific documents to five physicians in their local area.
National Institutes of Health an...
Posted by MCWPA admin on January 30th, 2011 at 6:42 pm
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On Monday December 6th the Washington Post published the first-ever informational ad on ME/CFS with emphasis on the new retroviral findings. The world watched while 17 million patients worldwide (one million in the US alone) refused to stay silent for one second longer.
Patients again seek to make a difference, this time working together to educate the new US Congressmen and Senators. The patient-led Fax "em Campaign aims to bring atten...
Posted by MCWPA admin on December 6th, 2010 at 5:28 pm
Ad in Dec. 6 issue of The Washington Post
Click here to see a higher quality pdf version of just the ad
Flyer Ad (white)
Flyer Ad (black)
Comments from patients:
“I would like to thank the MCWPA team on behalf of Rocky Mountain CFS/ME & FM Association (RMCFA.org). We are overwhelmed to be part of a campaign that will bring attention to such an important cause throughout the world. The fact that it is a grass roots patient driven advocacy effort makes ...