November 2008 e-news

Rocky Mountain CFIDS/FMS Association (RMCFA)

 
November 2008
Infocus e-news
Next Event:
Lecture this Saturday,
Dr. Swartz and Dr. Clark
talk about Fibromyalgia
General Event Notes
News and Research
CFS and FMS Resources
How YOU may HELP
Greetings!
 
Thank you for your interest in RMCFA.
 
Feel free to e-mail me any questions, comments, etc.
 
Tim, RMCFA spokesman

 

 
Next Event:
 

Joe Swartz, MD, and Gary Clark, MD from

The Center for Healing Injury and Pain, 

November 15, 1 PM at National Jewish Health 

  

Lecture Title:  Fibromyalgia Causes and Treatments, with special focus on Successful Treatment for Structural Instability, a leading cause of Fibromyalgia.
 
 
For detailed information about the event, see our Event Page.
 

 
General Notes regarding our events ...

  • Visitors are always welcome.  Reservations are not needed.
  • Unless otherwise clearly noted, events are free to attend.
  • To confirm meeting plans, always feel free to call our phone line (303-4-CFS-FMS; 303-423-7367) anytime, day or night.
  • Except for special occasions, NJHmeetings are held from 1 to 3 pm in Heitler Hall at National Jewish Health (NJH), 1400 Jackson Street, in Denver, on the SouthWest corner of Colorado Blvd and Colfax Ave.  Meetings are typically, though not always, held on the third Saturday of a month. 
  • Perfumes and other scented products are not allowed at NJH.
  • Marketing of products or services is not allowed.
  • The RMCFA does not endorse any product, service, test or treatment. For medical advice, we ask you to please consult your doctor.
We are a publicly supported charity. Your donations enable our efforts, and are tax deductible as for other charities.

More About Us

News and Research
  • some OFFER (Organization for Fatigue & Fibromyalgia Education and Research) videos are now available for online viewing - click here 
  • September 2008 OFFER Patient Conference Summary - click here 
  • (ongoing news site) FM Network's recent FM news - click here 
  • (ongoing research site) ProHealth's Fibromyalgia Research and ME/CFS Research
  • CFIDS Association of America's November 2008 news - click here   

CFS and Fibromyalgia Resources

  • CDC Toolkit for CFS: Fact Sheets for Healthcare Professionals - click here
  • CFS Medication/Pharma Chart and Treatment Resource - click here (285kb PDF)
  • Treatment FYI: Controlling Pain - Benjamin Natelson, MD - click here (35kb PDF)
  • Ten Discoveries about the Biology of CFS - Anthony Komaroff, MD - click here (54kb PDF)
  • Maximizing Your Doctor Visits - Dr. Lucinda Batemen - click here (50 min. video)
  • Educational DVD on Fibromyalgia - click here (26 minute video)
  • Web Site for Men with Fibromyalgia - click here
  • RMCFA's list of Local Medical Providers - click here

More Resources


 

How YOU may HELP ...

Your donations make our work possible, and are tax deductible as for other charities.  Please 
  • click here to donate online using PayPal,
  • mail any checks to RMCFA (see address below), or
  • donate at any of our events.

 If you are interested in volunteering, please

  • get to know us, and let us know you, by attending one or more meetings, and 
  • contact Tim at link@rmcfa.org.
    • (If you have special interests and/or skills to offer, please so indicate.)

Thanks for your support!

RMCFA Donation Page


 

Rocky Mountain CFIDS/FMS Association
303-4-CFS-FMS  (303-423-7367)
7020 E Girard Ave, #207
Denver, Colorado 80224
link@rmcfa.org

 


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