/r/cfs/

r/cfs

47k members
r/cfs is a subreddit with 47k members discussing topics like Cfs and Fatigue. Its distinguishing qualities are that the community is large in size, and has high activity.
For research, treatments, and personal stories regarding Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS)/Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME). ME/CFS is a multi-systemic neurological disease, distinct from chronic fatigue as a symptom. For more information, please see our FAQ.

Popular Topics in r/cfs

#1

Cfs

: "How It Feels to Have Cfs"
103 posts
#2

Fatigue

: "Mother heartbroken as son 'loses everything' from chronic Fatigue"
70 posts
#3

Symptoms

: "That look from the GP as you describe your Symptoms"
17 posts
#4

Diagnosis

: "Update: Rheumatologist confirmed CFS Diagnosis"
9 posts
#5

Pem

7 posts
#6

Sleep

: "How much Sleep do you need?"
6 posts
#7

Mobility

: "Mobility aids are for young people too"
6 posts
#8

Recovery

: "I’m improving after 6 years"
5 posts
#9

Treatment

: "‘You don’t want to get better’: the outdated Treatment of ME/CFS patients is a national scandal | George Monbiot"
5 posts
#10

Exercise

: "We shouldn’t Exercise- but we shouldn’t allow ourselves to be deconditioned… which is it?"
4 posts

Popular Themes in r/cfs

#1
Pain & Anger
: "I‘m so sick of the gaslighting…"
56 posts
#2
Advice Requests
: "How do you stop the “I can’t spend the rest of my life like this” thought spiral? "
11 posts
#3
Solution Requests
: "Are there any petitions to change the name of this illness that I can support? "
4 posts
#4
News
: "Farmer says ME 'stole his childhood' while living in the Isle of Man | ITV News"
3 posts

Member Growth in r/cfs

Daily
+10 members(0.0%)
Monthly
+684 members(1.5%)
Yearly
+9k members(23.9%)

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