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How long can cfs last?

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Dr. Paul Cohen
Family Medicine
4 doctors agree

In brief: Depends...

If by 'cfs' you mean chronic fatigue syndrome then it depends on how motivated you are to be 'cured'.
You have to eat right, drink plenty of water; and above all else, exercise! whether if is a walk, swim, yoga, bicycle the only patients i know who beat cfs do as much of the above as they can...But it does take time so do not give up hope...You can do it!

In brief: Depends...

If by 'cfs' you mean chronic fatigue syndrome then it depends on how motivated you are to be 'cured'.
You have to eat right, drink plenty of water; and above all else, exercise! whether if is a walk, swim, yoga, bicycle the only patients i know who beat cfs do as much of the above as they can...But it does take time so do not give up hope...You can do it!
Dr. Paul Cohen
Dr. Paul Cohen
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Dr. Martin Raff
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Unknown

Since there is only a single defined cause for cfs and some scientists express doubt that it actually exists, impossible to say how long it will last.
Cdc has a website for this illness. You need to find a compassionate physician to follow you and adapt therapy to your needs. Good luck and happy new year.

In brief: Unknown

Since there is only a single defined cause for cfs and some scientists express doubt that it actually exists, impossible to say how long it will last.
Cdc has a website for this illness. You need to find a compassionate physician to follow you and adapt therapy to your needs. Good luck and happy new year.
Dr. Martin Raff
Dr. Martin Raff
Thank
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