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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sinclair
38 years experience Family Medicine
Controversial: Some docs think that cfs does not exist. Others say it exists but we can prove you have it. No test proves you have it. Just about all adult humans wi ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Rothman
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Find & Rx cause: Chronic fatigue syndrome is a multifactorial consequence of hormonal, immune system and nervous system dysfunction resulting from genetic predispositi ... Read More
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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Muhammad Emran
16 years experience Family Medicine
Reduce stress: In the fast-paced world we live in, the brain has difficulty slowing down. The best things to do are to reduce the time spent online, talk brisk walks ... Read More
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Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
See details: There are several meds that can often provide reasonable benefit. A rheumatologist can help you.
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Dr. Pierre Moeser
Specializes in Rheumatology
Rx: Certain medications may help. I would search the internet for physicians in your area that specialize in chronic fatigue syndrome (cfs). Cfs is a desi ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dariush Saghafi
33 years experience Neurology
Yes: There is the chronic fatigue Society of America which has a website that you can look up. I also found the following link which I did not know about ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Chronic fatigue: If you are asking that question you likely have that condition. There are many causes and complications. Without waiting too long make an appointment ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Chronic fatigue: If you have chronic fatigue syndrome you must know what it feels like. The treatment should be based on your physical exam and lab tests. You might al ... Read More
A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Indu Lal
Dr. Indu Lal answered
50 years experience Pediatrics
Healthy diet, excerc: A complete evaluation is needed to make sure you dont have any underlying cause. Get your vitamin levels checked, specially vit. D, b-1, 2-6-12. Look ... Read More
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A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Rest: Chronic fatigue syndrome is an illness we do not know a great deal about. Diagnosing it correctly may be difficult and means excluding other causes o ... Read More
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
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REM Rebound: Rem rebound is common when treatment for sleep apnea is started. Antidepressants will sometimes decrease rem sleep. They will not worsen rem rebound ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
41 years experience Internal Medicine
The non drug treatments for Chronic fatigue syndrome include:: Behavior therapy, Low impact exercise, Sleep hygiene.
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
Yes: Those are several meds that can provide reasonable benefit you also should have a sleep study done to see if sleep issues can be the cause of the fati ... Read More
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