Political Parties Missing 'The Forgotten Community' With COVID as Patient Numbers Forecast to Double

Emerge Australia has urged Political Parties and Candidates standing in the Federal Election to increase their knowledge and understanding of myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS). Read more

National Volunteer Week 2022

Thank you to our amazing volunteers who contribute their support to the ME/CFS community through our services and programs. Read more

Our strategy to educate GPs about ME/CFS

This article explains more about our participation at the General Practice Conference & Exhibition (GPCE) conference series in 2022, and our broader strategy to improve GP education about ME/CFS. Read more

ABC Radio: Do we take Chronic Fatigue Syndrome seriously?

On ABC's The Conversation Hour, Richelle Hunt and Jane McNaughton speak with Dr Richard Schloeffel, Emerge Australia's Medical Director, about how ME/CFS is misunderstood in Australia and if those living with ME/CFS can help those being diagnosed with Long COVID. Read more

New Australian Clinical Guidelines for ME/CFS urgently needed

Emerge Australia has called for an urgent, major overhaul of the current, 20 year old clinical guidelines for myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS) to provide the medical profession, especially general practitioners, with the most update information to assist the 250,000 Australians living with the disease. Read more

Rise of long COVID highlights need for support for people with chronic fatigue syndrome

Amanda Canzurlo has a career as a singer with a busy touring schedule, performing under the name "Bloom". But years ago, that would have been impossible. After a bout of glandular fever when she was 16, she was bed-bound for about 10 weeks. Read more

April International Research and Advocacy Roundup

Our International Roundup provides a brief snapshot of some of the ME/CFS research funding, clinical care and advocacy actions around the world in the last few months. Read more