Results for: encephalomyelitis

Is myalgic encephalomyelitis contagious?

No, myalgic encephalomyelitis which is medically defined as chronic fatigue syndrome has not been demonstrated, as of yet, to have any determinable physical cause. As such it is treated as a psychological condition, albeit a definitively disabling one, it is… Full Answer

What is difference between ME and MS?

ME is myalgic encephalomyelitis, and is sometimes known as Chronic Fatigue Syndrome; it appears to be the aftermath of a viral infection. MS is multiple sclerosis, a chronic autoimmune disorder, which causes nerve damage and can affect almost any part… Full Answer

What Vaccinations does your Horse need and how often?

There are certain core vaccines that all horses need, these include: Rabies, Tetanus, Eastern & Western Equine Encephalomyelitis, West Nile. Non core, Risk Based vaccines include: Anthrax, Botulism, Equine Herpesvirus, Influenza, Potomac Horse Fever, Strangles, Equine Viral Arteritis (Stallions), &… Full Answer

What diseases do birds carry?

Angel wing Avian adenovirus Avian Bornavirus Avian encephalomyelitis virus Avian influenza Avian malaria Avian pneumovirus Avian sarcoma leukosis virus Avipoxvirus Bumblefoot (infection) Canarypox Fatty liver hemorrhagic syndrome Feather-plucking Filicollosis Fowl cholera Gallid herpesvirus 1 H5N1 Lymphoid Leucosis Mycoplasma meleagridis Pacheco's… Full Answer

What is the name of the Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Fibromyalgia clinic in Charlotte NC for groups of patients?

Hunter-Hopkins Center: Hunter-Hopkins Center is a Charlotte, NC, clinic specializing in the treatment of patients with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Myalgic Encephalomyelitis, Lyme Disease and Fibromyalgia, among other problems. Dr. Charles Lapp, a Clinical Associate Professor of Family and Community Medicine… Full Answer

What are facts about zika virus?

Zika has been known to exist since 1947, but was long considered to be a minor disease that causes only mild illness. The mosquito, Aedes aegypti is spreading the Zika. This is not some jungle-dwelling insect that rarely comes into… Full Answer

How does a person get chronic fatigue syndrome?

Scientists believe, and the scientific literature shows, that ME/CFS can be triggered by multiple pathogens just like a cold or hepatitis. Although stress may affect the immune system, there is no objective scientific evidence that ME/CFS is psychological. It is… Full Answer