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Research and healthcare must involve people with M.E. to move forward

There’s a gaping chasm between what’s provided and what people with M.E. need. From where I’m sitting, as a patient first and health professional second, the only way to get what we need is to collaborate. 2,461 more words


Pudge go away!

Ok so, I have had a tough time with my “pudge”, the lower part of my stomach, since I can remember ahhhhh!! So frustrating. I have tried a lot of different work outs and now I even eat clean…..and still it remains, the pudge won’t budge! 188 more words

R U VeRacioUs?

Nexø 1 Launch - Teaser - Copenhagen Suborbitals

A great start, but the outcome is one we can all relate to. Rocketry is a very iterative pursuit in terms of technology development and implementation.


Clubs & Groups

UK government responds to petition by M.E. patients for more research

Today the UK government responded to a petition calling for more investment into M.E./CFS research. I’ve included a summary of the response, a run down of the current projects by the MRC to encourage more research, and links to research news. 497 more words


What I Wish American Theatre Would Learn from the Brits #12 - R and D

My English theatre making friends apply for (and receive) funding for R & D. R & D is short for Research and Development and is commonly thought of in this country as a scientific or corporate exploration of ideas. 422 more words


Article in UK's Pharmaceutical Journal: Fresh evidence points to a cause and possible treatments for CFS/ME

The Royal Pharmaceutical Society’s professional publication, Pharmaceutical Journal, has run a feature on the rituximab trials and how these could be revealing the underlying mechanisms of the illness. 143 more words

HP Education


As a “working” engineer, I have been extremely fortunate over the years to have had positions of employment that were truly fascinating.  One such position was Engineering Product Manager for General Electric Cooking Products.   871 more words