Tag: CFS

The Everyday Battle With Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

There is significant concern about Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, also known as CFS. In fact, there are criteria patients must meet in order to be diagnosed with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome.  Receiving the diagnosis may be difficult for some patients because the guidelines for diagnosing are very specific. The fatigue must have been present at least six consecutive months and the corresponding symptoms must have developed after the fatigue.  A clear definition of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, its symptoms, and treatment options will help sufferers get a clearer understanding of the syndrome.  What is Chronic Fatigue? The basic definition of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome does not make sufferers feel much better.  The syndrome is unexplained and is marked by weakness, fatigue, muscle pain, lethargy,…