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  How to spot symptoms of chronic fatigue syndrome

Chronic fatigue rare but serious in teens

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - A new survey of Dutch doctors and their patients suggests that chronic fatigue syndrome affects only about 1 in 900 teenagers - but takes a heavy toll. Full story

Clue to chronic fatigue, chronic Lyme identified

Scientists have discovered proteins in spinal fluid that can distinguish people with two mysterious illnesses that mimic each other — chronic fatigue syndrome and a kind of chronic Lyme disease. Full story

For chronic fatigue syndrome, rest may not be best

The biggest ever study of chronic fatigue syndrome treatments has challenged the strategy championed by patient groups — taking it easy is not the best treatment, exercise and behavior therapy are. Full story

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