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How common is having cfs? Who gets it?
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Dr. Jack Mutnick
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
In brief: CFS
This can occur in any person but seems to be associated as a symptom of a larger disease.
People at greater risk are people in their 40-50's, women are affected more frequently, and an unhealthy lifestyle increases risk.

In brief: CFS
This can occur in any person but seems to be associated as a symptom of a larger disease.
People at greater risk are people in their 40-50's, women are affected more frequently, and an unhealthy lifestyle increases risk.
Dr. Jack Mutnick
Dr. Jack Mutnick
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Dr. Betty Keller
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
In brief: Common
There may be as many as one million americans with cfs.
People of all ages can get cfs, however it is most common in people ages 40-50. Women are four times as likely to develop cfs as men. Cfs is less common in children and adolescents than adults.

In brief: Common
There may be as many as one million americans with cfs.
People of all ages can get cfs, however it is most common in people ages 40-50. Women are four times as likely to develop cfs as men. Cfs is less common in children and adolescents than adults.
Dr. Betty Keller
Dr. Betty Keller
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