Treatments for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS)
by Amy Scholten, MPH
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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Last reviewed May 2018 by EBSCO Medical Review Board James P. Cornell, MD
Last Updated: 5/3/2018
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