In this webinar Prof. Leonard Jason talks about population and social impact.
0.24 Is the risk of ME higher due to gender, race, genetics or occupation?
3.24 What did you find in long-term studies about recovery rates?
4.02 What functional impairments do you see in people with ME? How severe can they be?
5.28 What is the cost to the individual and society?
7.28 What can be done to improve the deplorably situation that patients with ME are faced with?
8.50 What kind of social support may help?
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For more information about the social impact of ME/CFS, you can also read the study conducted by Emerge Australia in 2010.