Wednesday, February 25, 2015

A new name for ME/CFS from the Institue of Medicine: SEID

A new report published on February 10th, 2015 by the Institute of Medicine (IOM) has established a new name for ME/CFS and recommendations for new criteria on how to diagnose it. The new name, systemic exertion intolerance disease or SEID, is currently being debated by the ME/CFS community.

For more on the report and what it means for Canadians, follow this link to a CBC article.

Below is the CBC's news graphic on the symptoms of SEID with the new criteria.

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