Department of Health and Human Services
The Federal Government of the United States of America
April 29, 1998
The following are links to statements by members of the public who entered testimony at the Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Coordinating Committee (CFSCC) meeting of April 29, 1998, at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services in Washington, D.C. Note: M.E. (Myalgic Encephalomyelitis) is the term for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome in the U.K. and Canada; CFIDS (Chronic Fatigue and Immune Dysfunction Syndrome) is an alternate term for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome in the United States.
Written testimony submitted by six CFS patients: Noella, Sharon, Gayle, "Debbie," "Susan," and "J". The testimony was appended to Mary Schweitzer's testimony at the request of the authors; you can read it at Appendix: Testimony Appended at Request of Authors.
Danya "Smith" -- written testimony submitted at the author's request by Mary Schweitzer to the CFSCC. Go to Danya's Story.