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- January 25, 2019

Teen publishes book on chronic fatigue syndrome

Guide for adolescents gives overview of little-understood disease

by Dolores Fox Ciardelli

When Vidhima Shetty was brainstorming story ideas with the staff of the California High School newspaper a few years ago, she thought about a neighbor who had graduated from Cal High in 2012.

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Posted by Wendy
a resident of another community
on Jan 30, 2019 at 8:35 pm

Thank you Vidhima! You are AMAZING! Compassionate, smart, and resourceful too! Thank you for making a difference.

Posted by Lolly
a resident of another community
on Jan 31, 2019 at 6:16 am

Thank Hanks you for writing this wonderful and insightful article about ME/CFS. Public awareness is so important to push public policy to do something about the disease with a stupid name to before more young people are needlessly put at risk. It makes life so hard. I know. I fell sick with my study abroad class the summer between my sophomore and junior years of college more than 33 years ago. That is a long time to have an illness that those charged with understanding public health to have largely ignored. Since they did not accept the challenge it is up to each of us to shine a light and tell them no more darkness..

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