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ME group highlights difficulties faced by sufferers. A charity has been highlighting the memory and concentration problems faced by people with the debilitating condition. The Sussex ME Society cares for thousands of people affected by the condition across the county. Experts have said cognitive deficits are often the main disabling feature of ME or chronic […]

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The Sussex & Kent ME/CFS Society has recently raised funds at the Hove branch of Waitrose and ASDA at Brighton Marina. The society wishes to thank the staff and customers of these stores who helped raise nearly £450 that goes towards supporting those affected by the debilitating illness that can sometimes follow a viral infection […]

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A man who battled the debilitating condition ME for more than 20 years has spoken of his long fight back to health. Jonathan Burrell hopes his story may help inspire others struggling with the illness. The 52 year old had been forced to give up playing sports and could not hold down a job during […]

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A YOGA group for people with the debilitating condition ME is celebrating its 20th anniversary. The Brighton and Hove Yoga for ME group, also known as Gentle Yoga for All, was founded by the Sussex ME Society to support its members. To increase class attendance, it opened its doors to other people with health issues, […]

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The Sussex & Kent ME/CFS Society has welcomed new management guidelines for health professionals caring for patients affected by Myalgic encephalopathy (ME) or Chronic fatigue syndrome(CFS) launched by the British Association for CFS/ME (BACME). The Sussex & Kent ME Society that was founded 28 years ago is a member organisation of BACME as is the […]

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An art exhibition of beautiful work by people with ME, their friends and families is being held at Dorset Gardens Methodist Church, St James Street Brighton (behind Tesco express) on Saturday September 12th call in anytime between 10.30am and 4.30pm. Work will also be on show in the church for the following 2 weeks. Entrance […]

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Doctor Alastair Miller has joined the medical advisory panel of the Sussex & Kent ME/CFS Society that cares for many of those affected by ME/CFS across the counties. Dr Miller, Deputy Medical Director of the Joint Royal College of Physicians Training Board is chair of the British Association for CFS/ME (BACME) that is made up […]

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During ME Awareness week in May (11-17) the Sussex ME Society is marking the 10th anniversary of the establishment of a specialist NHS service in the county that has dealt with more referrals than any other local ME service in the UK. The Sussex ME Society enjoys a good working relationship with the NHS Sussex […]

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