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Energy metabolism

Abnormalities in energy metabolism and exercise intolerance are key features of myalgic encephalomyelitis, whose cardinal symptom is post-exertional malaise. (more...)


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A single cellular mitochondrion
Mitochondria are organelles found in all cells that have a nucleus. In the human body, that would be all cells except red blood cells. They generate most of a cell's energy by manufacturing adenosine triphosphate, ATP. Mitochondria have their own independent genome called mitochondrial DNA. (more...)


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Source: www.workwellfoundation.org

Staci R. Stevens is an exercise physiotherapist, and founder and director of Workwell Foundation. She is Co-Vice President of the Board of Directors of the International Association for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome/Myalgic Encephalomyelitis.

Stevens had (in her own words) a very well-controlled case of ME/CFS for more than 20 years, which motivates her high commitment to advancing understanding of the illness and helping other patients. (more...)


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A Cardiopulmonary Exercise Test in progress.


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