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Action Alert: April 20 Deadline for Comments ME/CFS NOT Mental Diagnosis to APA in USA, Links Info Here


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Cheryl
- 1614 days ago - cherylspeaksout.blogspot.com
IACFS/ME Urges Community Response to Risk that CFS May Become Classified as Psychiatric Diagnosis - from Somatic Disorder to Complex Somatic Disorder March 25, 2010On March 25, Fred Friedberg, PhD, president of the International Association of CFS/ME,



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Cheryl Benson (390)
Tuesday April 20, 2010, 9:58 am
everyone from around the world is submitting, the more professionals the better, any one affecte with it or has family members that are, caregivers please write. regret the late posting, they have to be in by end of today, unless they extend it. Even if not they can still be sent in after the deadline,
 

(0)
Tuesday April 20, 2010, 10:37 am
Dear Cheryl, a very brave woman you are and a fighter in spite of your poor health! It seems the medical profession are always the last to acknowledge a disease. They don`t listen to their patients! To have judgement passed on you and to not be acknowledged is unacceptable!
My heart goes out to you.
 

FreeSpirit Running (324)
Tuesday April 20, 2010, 10:54 am
Thank you dearest Cheryl, sending healing blessings your way sweetie.
Sending my voice now.

Blessings & peace always,
FreeSpirit
 

Rose NoFWDSPLZ (273)
Tuesday April 20, 2010, 3:43 pm
Thank you Cheryl
 

Lynn Christy (124)
Tuesday April 20, 2010, 5:10 pm
thank you Cheryl... checking it out now...
 

Jacqueline B. (47)
Tuesday April 20, 2010, 7:14 pm
Thanks Cher and thanks to Charles for sending these on. Very, VERY valuable!
 

sue M. (184)
Tuesday April 20, 2010, 7:39 pm
I hate to be the bearer of stupid news but they are currently rewriting their bible (Diagnostic Statistical Manual)
and it is said that everything will be a psychiatric disorder, nothing will be left untainted. So, if you eat, drink, have marital sex, have children, brush your teeth, watch movies be forwarned............... forget about so called medical problems they are re writing the AMA. Any wonder why it was predicted to take 10yrs to write.
Cheryl, sending now hun!
 

Linda M. (0)
Wednesday April 21, 2010, 1:05 am
noted with thanks.

everyone, please sign and share:

http://www.thepetitionsite.com/5/tell-obama-to-put-solar-panels-back-on-the-white-house

thanks so much
 

Elena P. (549)
Wednesday April 21, 2010, 4:37 am
"You cannot currently send a star to Cheryl because you have done so within the last week."
 
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