Society Logo
ME/CFS Australia Ltd
Please click here to donate ME/CFS South Australia Inc

Registered Charity 3104


Mailing address:

PO Box 322,
Modbury North,
South Australia 5092

1300 128 339

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday,
10am - 4pm

ME/CFS South Australia Inc supports the needs of sufferers of Myalgic Encephalomyelitis, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and related illnesses. We do this by providing services and information to members.


ME/CFS South Australia Inc aims to keep members informed of various research projects, diets, medications, therapies, news items, etc. All communication, both verbal and written, is merely to disseminate information and not to make recommendations or directives.

Unless otherwise stated, the views expressed on this Web site are not necessarily the official views of the Society or its Committee and are not simply an endorsement of products or services.

Become a Member
DOCX Application Form (Word, 198 KB)
Why become a member?

Welsh Pair With Fibromyalgia Shave Heads For Nevill Hall Hospital

Tuesday 26 May 2020


From Welsh newspaper the South Wales Argus:


Catherine and Barbara
Catherine and Barbara.

Gwent pair with fibromyalgia shave heads for Nevill Hall Hospital

By Jonathon Hill
Trainee Reporter
25th May 2020
©Copyright 2001-2020.

A PAIR of inspirational Gwent women have raised more than £1,000 for the NHS – £900 more than their initial target – by shaving their heads.

Catherine Norris from Abertillery and Barbara Williams from Cwm, who both suffer with fibromyalgia – a condition which causes pain all over the body – explained how they couldn’t do anything rigorous, but were committed to doing something for the NHS during the pandemic.

“I put on Facebook that I was going to brave the shave and Catherine said she’d join me,” Mrs Williams said. “My husband thought I was mad, but I wanted to do something to contribute and it dawned on me this was the best way.”

After her post was shared around social media, Mrs Williams said she was astonished to see the money rise so quickly.


Full article…


Arrow right

More Fibromyalgia News



blog comments powered by Disqus
Previous Previous Page