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How To Find A Doctor When You Have ME/CFS, Because The Process Can Be Challenging

Sunday 10 February 2019

 

From Bustle:

 

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How To Find A Doctor When You Have ME/CFS, Because The Process Can Be Challenging

By Carolyn De Lorenzo
February 8, 2019
© 2019 Bustle.

Finding a doctor shouldn't be that difficult, but between scheduling and insurance, it's already a lot of hoops to jump through. Add in a chronic illness that doctors may not be familiar with, and it can feel nearly impossible. Living with chronic fatigue syndrome, also known as myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME/CFS), can mean searching for a diagnosis for a long time — and then, working with a doctor to help you manage it. Finding a doctor who can treat CFS/ME effectively can be a frustrating feat for patients, since many physicians don’t fully understand the condition, but it can be done.

 

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