Recent posts

04.2021

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One of the only clear patterns I’ve noticed in my health over the past few years is that I’ve generally been better in warmer than in colder months. I suspec...

03.2021

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What can I say about March, other than it came and went and I spent most of March feeling really quite unwell. Is this a prolonged crash, or a new normal?

02.2021

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I had the first dose of my Covid-19 vaccine (Pfizer) this month. I was put in Group 6 after contacting my GP. It’s now almost 72 hours since, and I’ve had no...

Health history

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I became ill in spring 2012 with a nondescript viral illness. This occurred at a time of heightened stress and I believe the combination triggered ME/CFS. I ...

01.2021

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January was a quite unremarkable month. Healthwise, late Autumn was the last time I had a ‘better’ period. The monotony of chronic illness and lockdown has s...

Letter to The Times, 24 June 2020

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In response to a collection of articles in The Times concerning ME/CFS and the announcement of the DecodeME study, I wrote the following unpublished letter: