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I am pleased to announce that a new version of my book on diagnosing and treating chronic fatigue syndrome is now published and available to buy! Here you can read what other doctors and scientists think about my book. And here you can read the first 40 pages! The publisher has issued a Press release announcing the launch. For more details, please, have a look in the NEWS section on the right.
The aim of this website is to give individuals access to all the information and some tests they need to take control of their own health. Everyone should follow The general approach to maintaining and restoring good health, which involves eating a stoneage diet, taking a basic package of nutritional supplements, ensuring a good night's sleep on a regular basis and getting the right balance between work, exercise and rest. Because we live in an increasingly polluted world, we should probably all be doing some sort of detox regime. Start with Your very good health!
Please, also note that what is contained within this website are my opinions, which I believe have a scientific and logical basis. Some of the advice may be over and above National Guidelines. To access NICE Guidelines please go to NICE
Symptoms and tests help identify the underlying mechanisms that cause disease. Common mechanisms include allergies, sugar and carbohydrate addiction, poor mitochondrial function, poor antioxidant status, poor thyroid and adrenal function, toxic stress, poor detoxification and methylation and so on. All these can be tested for, identified and corrected using nutritional supplements and possibly hormones. Once the general approach to restoring health has been applied, these tests will help to identify the bolt-on extras for other disease processes.
CFS / ME sufferers looking for advice on their condition may find it helpful to begin by reading the article "My approach to treating chronic fatigue syndrome".
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Please feel free to discuss any of this with your physician who is welcome to get in touch with me directly to discuss any of the advice in this website.
If there is a subject you would like me to address, please, tell me and I will put in an appropriate web page.
If you find anything in my website with which you disagree or you feel is out-dated or illogical or whatever, please do contact me directly. I am happy to amend entries given good reason.
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♦ Requests for the Mitochondrial Function Test are now available for new patients from 1st January 2015 - this is the only test I can offer to new patients at present due to excessive workload. Current patients can access my advice and book appointments as usual. Please see Mitochondrial test interpretations available for new patients from 1st January 2015 for further details
♦ Change in Protocol Guidance - I now recommend pregnenolone in cases of DHEA insufficiency. For full details please see Common Hormonal Problems in CFS - Adrenal
♦ Here you can find a useful Argument and Critique False Allegations of Child Abuse in Cases of Childhood Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME) – essential reading if you are a parent caring for a child with CFS/ME
♦ 8th August - Sales at Dr Myhill launched! You can read more here...
Dr Michael Moseley article in the Daily Mail I was wrong - we should be feasting on FAT, says the Fast Diet author Dr Michael Moseley
♦ Webinar on YouTube: "CFS - it's mitochondria, not hypochondria! Clinical management of CFS"
If you missed yesterday's (Thursday, 15th May) live webinar, then the recording is already available to view on YouTube via this link: Clinical management of chronic fatigue syndrome by Dr Sarah Myhill
2 April 2014It's official - it's mitochondria, not hypochondria!
By clicking here you will find significant news items and changes to the website that are more than a couple of months old.
A third paper on mitochondrial dysfunction in CFS/ME entitled "Targeting mitochondrial dysfunction in the treatment of Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME/CFS) – a clinical audit" has bee published. Here is my press release introducing the paper. The full text of the paper is available from the press release or here
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