2017 has been a year of progress for ME/CFS patients. We’ve done more to inform government officials and citizens about the severity and reality of ME. Research funding is still insufficient and a cure still elusive, but I’m encouraged by the following events this year:
Merry Christmas, and may next year bring better health to everyone with a chronic illness or invisible disability!
Darla Nagel is an editor and writing tutor who has an invisible chronic illness. She wants to help other patients and enlighten health care professionals about our experiences. If you’d like to be alerted whenever she writes a new post, sign up by e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Darla copyedits biomedical research while living with an invisible chronic illness.