#ThisIsME

Welcome to #ThisIsME, a campaign aiming to raise awareness for Myalgic Encephalomyelitis and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome.

Lets end the stigma.

M.E. is a life-altering condition that affects millions of people around the world, and yet it remains under-funded, under-researched and under-educated.

Below you can watch our interview with Fiona, who has been ill for nine years and is now bed-bound.

More videos

What not to say to people with M.E.

While well-meaning, comments such as ‘just be positive’ can be extremely tiresome to people with M.E.- here’s what to avoid.


ADVICE FOR FRIENDS AND FAMILY

Fiona gives her top tips to friends, family and peers of those ill with M.E. of how best to help their loved one.