Category Archives: Advocacy in general

A Bumpy Road Or A Seismic Cataclysm That Has Tainted CFS Science And The CFS Community — We Need To Get To The Bottom Of It

A Bumpy Road Or A  Seismic Cataclysm That Has Tainted CFS Science And The CFS Community — We Need To Get To The Bottom Of It By John Herd January 28, 2012 In the perfect world science should be pure. … Continue reading

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Personal Opinion about the Whittemore Peterson Institute

Personal Opinion about the Whittemore Peterson Institute By John Herd December 3, 2011 Early on I had felt very enthusiastic about the Whittemore Peterson Institute (WPI). Having had quite a bit of experience in the medical research realm, in CFS … Continue reading

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Missed Opportunity :-)

Missed Opportunity 🙂 By John Herd December 2, 1011 The Whittemore Peterson Institute (WPI) and their law firms blew it; instead of a law firm contacting me they should have sent a hit man because WPI used to be named … Continue reading

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Stepping Out By John Herd July 10, 2011 Hearing thousands of voices, each whispering silent sufferings from behind closed door Voices of desperations, losses and anguish, devastations to the core Then further demoralized by promulgated pseudo scientific folk lore I … Continue reading

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Stepping Into Another’s Shoes

Stepping Into Another’s Shoes By John Herd 5/25/2011 Imagine for a moment you are not a CFS patient, and you’re not tuned in to Co-Cure, the various CFS related discussion forums or Facebook pages. Imagine yourself maybe being a doctor … Continue reading

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Herdism For The Day

Herdism For The Day When Stephen Hawking was asked about the joys of scientific discovery he said, “I wouldn’t compare it to sex, but it lasts longer.” Apparently he wasn’t talking about when you are screwed by poorly conducted science. … Continue reading

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NIH’s CFS Theme Song

NIH’s CFS Theme Song To the tune of Simon & Garfunkel’s Fifty Ninth Street Bridge song (Feeling Groovy) ———————Slow down, a crawl’s too fast We gotta make this saga last Slow down, a crawl’s too fast For now let’s just … Continue reading

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