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Todays demonstrations will occur in cities world-wide to focus attention on a neglected, devastating disease — Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME), an illness that also goes by the misleading name Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS). At this event, the most powerful demonstrators will be those who could not attend — the bedridden and housebound patients.
Text: Connie F. Bane

Amy Carlson:
“Today we stood for those who cannot. #millionmissing #mecfs the time is now for research, care and treatment. On Tuesday I’ll be going to #DC to lobby Congress for funding. In memory of #AnneBerry my beloved friend lost to this terrible disease.”

Photos by Amy Carlson

Posted by Amy Carlson on Saturday, May 12, 2018