Monthly Archives: October 2011

British Press Coverage of Rituxan Trial in ME True to Form

It took the press in the UK (BBC and Daily Mail) almost a week to pick up the Norwegian chemotherapy-helps-ME-patients story, which is remarkable because it was known for months that the study found a dramatic (if temporary) improvement of … Continue reading

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Norwegian Rituxan Study Published

The Norwegian Rituxan study finally got published. Unfortunately, I don’t have a comment left in me today, but here is the abstract: Øystein Fluge1*, Ove Bruland1,2, Kristin Risa1, Anette Storstein3, Einar K. Kristoffersen4, Dipak Sapkota1, Halvor Næss3, Olav Dahl1,5, Harald Nyland3, Olav Mella1,5 1 Department of Oncology and Medical Physics, … Continue reading

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Voices From The Shadows—World Premiere and Panel Discussion

“Voices from the Shadows,” a one-hour documentary about the commonplace abuse and neglect of gravely ill ME patients, including children, by the British government and medical establishment, most notably psychiatrists, and the misportrayal of ME* by the media, premiered on … Continue reading

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