ME – Study suggests malfunction of the autonomic nervous system

Besi Besemar July 2, 2019

A research team at Sussex University and Brighton Medical school have been conducting studies into ME or Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Fibromyalgia that suggests the illnesses involve a malfunction of the autonomic nervous system known as dysautonomia.

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ME Society publish guidelines for medics

Besi Besemar September 24, 2018

The Sussex ME Society cares for many of the over 4,000 adults and children affected by the Chronic fatigue syndrome known as ME in the county. The Society has made available therapy and symptom management guidelines for medical professionals who are seeing patients with the illness.

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Brighton MPs Support ME

Besi Besemar July 15, 2018

Brighton Kemptown & Peacehaven MP, Lloyd Russell-Moyle and Brighton Pavilion MP, Caroline Lucas, who is a Patron to the Sussex ME Society have both written to Department of Health ministers pressing for further funding to be made available for services and research into ME or Chronic fatigue syndrome.

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General News

Sussex ME Society hold weekly Yoga classes

Besi Besemar March 3, 2018

Sussex ME Society now holds weekly Yoga for ME classes in Hove for all ages and abilities in a warm and supportive atmosphere. This is an opportunity for those affected by the illness and others to truly relax and enjoy gently moving with the breath, which creates calm in the mind.

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Sussex M.E. Society marks 30th anniversary

Besi Besemar February 1, 2018

The Sussex ME Society cares for people affected by Myalgic encephalopathy (ME) or Chronic fatigue syndrome(CFS) is marking its 30th anniversary. The organisation was founded in 1987 when people came together supported by hospital Consultant, Dr Keith Hine and Brighton Kemptown MP, Sir Andrew Bowden MBE.

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