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FibroIreland has been created for people affected by fibromyalgia. It provides general information to help you understand how fibromyalgia affects you and what you can do to manage it. It also tells you where to find further information. For information on support groups please go to the support page or click here.
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• Listen with empathy to your experience of FM
• Make FM better understood
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• Support those caring for people with FM
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May Awareness Month
- ME/CFS Awareness Month Activities (May 2015) -
Dr. Abhijit Chaudhuri Talks
We are pleased to announce that a leading UK ME expert, Dr Abhijit Chaudhuri, will give two talks on ME during ME Awareness Month. The talks will take place in the following venues:
Galway - Saturday May 30, 2015 at 2:45 PM
Connacht Hotel (formerly Carlton Hotel), Dublin Road, Renmore, Galway
City. Free parking. Hotel tel: 091 381 200. http://www.theconnacht.ie/
Dublin - Sunday May 31, 2015 at 11 AM
Carlton Hotel Dublin Airport, Old Airport Rd, Cloghran (Santry), Dublin Airport. Free parking. http://www.carltondublinairport.com/
Admission: €5 (on the door).
Dr. Abhijit Chaudhuri, consultant neurologist at the Essex Centre of Neurological Science, is now arguably the leading practising neurologist with an interest in ME/CFS/post-viral syndromes in the UK and Ireland.
Research on fatigue in common neurological disorders is the main theme of Dr. Chaudhuri's work. He takes a special interest in Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME) and did his PhD thesis on it. Dr. Chaudhuri was involved in research looking at the spinal tissue of a few patients with ME.
Following each talk, there will be a Q&A session.
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