Treatments for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS)

Treatments for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS)

CFS affects everyone differently. There is no single treatment that works for everyone. In most cases, CFS is treated with a combination of therapies. These are focused on easing symptoms and helping people cope with managing the disease.

CFS treatment may include:

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References:

Chronic fatigue syndrome. EBSCO DynaMed Plus website. Available at: http://www.dynamed.... Updated August 30, 2018. Accessed May 3, 2018.
Chronic fatigue syndrome. Merck Manual Professional Version website. Available at: https://www.merckmanuals.com/professional/special-subjects/chronic-fatigue-syndrome/chronic-fatigue-syndrome. Updated October 2016. Accessed May 3, 2018.
Treatment. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website. Available at: https://www.cdc.gov/me-cfs/treatment/index.html. Updated July 3, 2017. Accessed May 3, 2018.
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Last reviewed May 2018 by EBSCO Medical Review Board James P. Cornell, MD
Last Updated: 5/3/2018

 

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