ProHealth health Vitamin and Natural Supplement Store and Health
Home  |  Log In  |  My Account  |  View Cart  View Your ProHealth Vitamin and Supplement Shopping Cart
800-366-6056  |  Contact Us  |  Help
Facebook Google Plus
Fibromyalgia  Chronic Fatigue Syndrome & M.E.  Lyme Disease  Natural Wellness  Supplement News  Forums  Our Story
Store     Brands   |   A-Z Index   |   Best Sellers   |   New Products   |   Deals & Specials   |   Under $10   |   SmartSavings Club

Trending News

16 Tips from 16 Years Sick

Fibromyalgia Fare Fit for All Seasons

New Study Shows Artificial Sweeteners Lead to Diabetes

Essential Oils — An Effective and Healthy Option to Treat Headaches

Higher vitamin D levels associated with less severe disease in NAFLD patients

Krill Oil: Make This Omega-3 Supplement Part of Your Health Regimen

How zinc helps fight esophageal cancer

Everything You Need to Know About Black Cohosh

Low vitamin D levels predict ED in diabetics

The Cellular Enzyme That Promotes Longevity And Reduces Fat Storage

 
Print Page
Email Article

Salt Lake City Conference on FM and CFS

  [ 44 votes ]   [ Discuss This Article ]
www.ProHealth.com • May 15, 2004


The Organization for Fatigue and Fibromyalgia Education and Research (OFFER) invites the public to its second annual patient conference, “Advances in Understanding and Treating Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Fibromyalgia.” The conference will be held on Saturday, May 15th at the Sheraton City Centre Hotel in Salt Lake City, Utah. The program will include these presentations: * "The Role of Dysregulation of the Antiviral Pathway and Viral Reactivation in the Etiology and Pathogenesis of CFS" by Dan Peterson, M.D.; * "Central Autonomic Nervous System Regulation, Dopamine Agonists, and FM" by Andrew Holman, M.D.; and * "A Realistic Approach to Exercise and Exercise Rehabilitation for CFS" by exercise physiologist Staci Stevens. Participants also will select 2 to 3 workshops on these topics: * "Effective Strategies in Securing Social Security Disability Benefits for Patients with FM and CFS" by attorney Loren Lambert; * "A New Approach for Successful Disability Claims" by attorney Loren Lambert and insurance claims advocate Mary Covington; * "Working With Our Thoughts and Feelings" by Stuart Drescher, Ph.D., James Magleby, LCSW, Linnea Smith Noyes, Ph.D., and Cathy Seegers, A.P.R.N.; * "Evidence of FM as a Sleep Disorder" by Martin Scharf, Ph.D.; * "Advances in Physical Therapy Approaches in FM" by physical therapist Steve Crandall; * "Stress, Sex Hormones, and FM" by Akiko Okifuji, Ph.D.; * "Understanding Jaw Disorders and Associated Pain" by James Guinn, D.M.D.; * "Massage Therapy and Study Results" by Lucinda Bateman, M.D., and Maggie Adams, L.M.T.; * FM Patient Panel: "Tips for Living Well with FM" moderated by Lee Smith, M.D.; * CFS Patient Panel: "Tips for Living Well with CFS" moderated by Lucinda Bateman, M.D.; and * "Tai Chi and Qigong" by physical therapist Elaine Lu. Registration for the patient conference (including pasta lunch) is just $35; advance registration is required. For more information about the patient conference, please contact OFFER at (801) 328-8080 or see www.offerutah.org/conference-PT.htm. In conjunction with the patient conference, OFFER is hosting a conference for medical and legal professionals. This day-long program, on Friday, May 14, also entitled “Advances in Understanding and Treating Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Fibromyalgia,” includes presentations by the faculty listed above and by Leonard Jason, Ph.D., who will speak on "Diagnosis and Epidemiology of CFS." Participants also are invited to attend the patient conference. Registration for the professional provider program is $125 for physicians and $75 for other practitioners. For more about the medical/legal provider program, please see www.offerutah.org/conference-PROV.htm or contact the IHC Continuing Medical Education office at (801) 408-1976 or (800) 842-5498. OFFER is a non-profit, volunteer-run organization that seeks to: network and improve community resources for patients with CFS and fibromyalgia; educate medical providers, patients, and the general public about these conditions and their treatment; advocate on behalf of patients; and support research into the cause, diagnosis, and treatment of CFS and FMS. If you would like to support OFFER's work, please send tax-deductible donations to OFFER, 1002 E. South Temple, Suite 408, Salt Lake City, UT 84102.



Post a Comment

Featured Products From the ProHealth Store
Energy NADH™ 12.5mg Mitochondria Ignite™ with NT Factor® Ultra EPA  - Fish Oil


Article Comments



Be the first to comment on this article!

Post a Comment


 
Optimized Curcumin Longvida with Omega-3

Featured Products

FibroSleep™ FibroSleep™
The All-in-One Natural Sleep Aid
Energy NADH™ 12.5mg Energy NADH™ 12.5mg
Improve Energy & Cognitive Function
Mitochondria Ignite™ with NT Factor® Mitochondria Ignite™ with NT Factor®
Reduce Fatigue up to 45%
Vitamin D3 Extreme™ Vitamin D3 Extreme™
50,000 IU Vitamin D3 - Prescription Strength
Ultra EPA  - Fish Oil Ultra EPA - Fish Oil
Ultra concentrated source of essential fish oils

Natural Remedies

The Curcumin Revolution: 'Golden' Ticket to Better Health The Curcumin Revolution: 'Golden' Ticket to Better Health
Why Berries Offer a Rainbow of Health Benefits Why Berries Offer a Rainbow of Health Benefits
Stop Bacteria With Nature's Antibiotics Stop Bacteria With Nature's Antibiotics
Improve Cardiovascular and Metabolic Health with Omega-7 Improve Cardiovascular and Metabolic Health with Omega-7
Sunshine Vitamin Has D-lightful Health Benefits Sunshine Vitamin Has D-lightful Health Benefits

CONTACT US
ProHealth, Inc.
555 Maple Ave
Carpinteria, CA 93013
(800) 366-6056  |  Email

· Become a Wholesaler
· Vendor Inquiries
· Affiliate Program
SHOP WITH CONFIDENCE
Credit Card Processing
SUBSCRIBE TO OUR NEWSLETTERS
Get the latest news about Fibromyalgia, M.E/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Lyme Disease and Natural Wellness

CONNECT WITH US ProHealth on Facebook  ProHealth on Twitter  ProHealth on Pinterest  ProHealth on Google Plus

© 2017 ProHealth, Inc. All rights reserved. Pain Tracker App  |  Store  |  Customer Service  |  Guarantee  |  Privacy  |  Contact Us  |  Library  |  RSS  |  Site Map