Winter 2013 – No. 93

 • IACFS/ME Primer Now in French

• Report on CASP Conference

• Report on CIHRWorkshop

• 2012 FM Guidelines – New Developments

• Treasury Board President Response

• Homeowner Settles with CRA

• DSM -5 – Somatic Symptom Disorder

• MP's Questions to the Federal Government

• Queen's Jubilee Medal Awarded to Network Adviser

• Fundraising and Volunteering

• Feedback Regarding the Aviva Contest

• Special Education Decision, Supreme Court of Canada

• Future of Social Assistance in Ontario

• Open Letter to Simon Wessely


Spring 2013 – No. 94 

• XMRV Updates MEFM Society of BC

• The Myalgic Encephalomyelitis Association of Ontario (MEAO)

• Update on the British Columbia Clinic

• Une Note positive Pour le Québec / Positive News From Quebec

• Fibromyalgia Support Group of Winnipeg

• Fibromyalgia Association of Regina

• Mississauga Fibro Group

Brockville ME Association

• PARC (Promoting Awareness ofRSD/CRPS)

• My FibroMoves Journey

• Local Support for Those with MCS and Homelessness

• Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome

• Minister of Health (Canada) and Secretary of State for Health and Human Services (United States) Respond to Questions about ME/CFS

•  Changes to the CPP-D Appeal Process

•  “Out with the Old and in with the New”: An Analysis of the Revisions to Fibromyalgia

• Classification, Diagnosis and Management

• Parliamentary Breakfast Invitation


Summer 2013 – No. 95 

• Nature's Bounty Donation

•FedEx Donation

•Marginalizing Women with Fibromyalgia

•The Fibromyalgia Society of Edmonton and Area

•Benefit Concert Vancouver

•United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

•Extraits de la Convention relative aux droits des personnes handicapées

•Network Submission to the Universal Periodic Review

•Looking for Study Participants

•What's Harder than Quantum Physics?


•Support for the Canadian Consensus Criteria

•Online Tool to Save British Columbians Money on their Prescription Drugs

• A Children's Book

•Employment and Disability


Fall 2013 – No. 96

• BC Clinic Holds Official Opening

 A letter from Director Sherri Todd to Clinic officials

• Working With the Provinces

 Community Needs

 What Governments Can and Cannot Do

• Excerpt from: The Voice of the Patient

 Range and effectiveness of treatments

 Treatment Downsides

 Other Issues Raised in the Discussion:

• Article on Healthcare-Patient Relations

 How to improve therapeutic encounters between patients with Myalgic Encephalomyelitis / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Health  Care Practitioners

• The Road to Acceptance

• NEW Fibromyalgia Research

Canada News

 Professional Misconduct by Psychologist

 Social Security Tribunal

 Submission for 2014-15 federal budget

 2012 Statistics Canada Data

 Bike Ride for Fibromyalgia

• International News

 Founder of May 12 Awareness day passes away

 New guidelines for UK schools

 Two US Controversies

 Timelines for ICD-11 slipping

 Karina Hansen still being held

• Association québécoise de l’encéphalomyélite myalgique (AQEM)