Leek Post prints article on ME
"THERE is a new ME Support Group for the Staffordshire Moorlands.
Many people still believe ME or CFS (Chronic Fatigue Syndrome) is "all in the mind".
This is simply not true. It is very much a real, physical and very debilitating illness which can affect people of any age from infants upwards, currently affecting one in 250 people in the UK alone.
One of the biggest frustrations expressed by people with ME is that family, friends, the media and even doctors often don't believe their illness is real, or fail to understand just how debilitating it is. It has been called a living death." ......