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

Prevent Or Reverse Diabetes: An Amazing Herbal Intervention

Exercise and Vitamin D Better Together for Heart Health

VIDEO: Essential Oils for Weight Loss

Can Ginkgo Give Your Brain a Boost?

Can Valerian Root Help You Sleep Better?

Fighting Statin-Induced Diabetes with CoQ10

Eight servings of veggies a day is clearly best for the heart

Curcumin — A Novel Treatment Alternative for Depression

How Glycation Accelerates Aging

Zinc acetate lozenges may increase the recovery rate from the common cold by three-fold

 
Print Page
Email Article

Fatigue secondary to chronic illness: postpolio syndrome [PPS], Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS), & multiple sclerosis

  [ 22 votes ]   [ Discuss This Article ]
www.ProHealth.com • October 2, 1994


Estimates of the percentage of patients with postpolio
syndrome, chronic fatigue syndrome, and multiple sclerosis who
experience fatigue range from approximately 75% to 100%. In
this study we describe the severity of fatigue and its impact
on subjects with these three diagnoses. The Fatigue Severity
Scale, the Human Activity Profile, and the Nottingham Health
Profile were used to measure fatigue, activity, and health
status respectively of each diagnostic group as well as a
control group. Using a Kruskal-Wallis one-way analysis of
variance followed by a Bonferroni-adjusted Mann Whitney U test
all diagnostic groups reported significantly higher levels (p
= .0000 to p = .002) of fatigue and lower perceived health
status than the control group. Subjects with chronic fatigue
and multiple sclerosis also had significantly reduced activity
levels (p = .002 to p = .01) compared with the control group.
Further attention should be directed toward understanding the
relationship between fatigue and ability to engage in
activities as well as strategies for remediation and/or
compensation of the fatigue.

Packer TL, Sauriol A, Brouwer B




Post a Comment

Featured Products From the ProHealth Store
FibroSleep™ Ultra EPA  - Fish Oil Energy NADH™ 12.5mg

Looking for Vitamins, Herbs and Supplements?
Search the ProHealth Store for Hundreds of Natural Health Products


Article Comments



Be the first to comment on this article!

Post a Comment


 
NAD+ Ignite with Niagen

Featured Products

Vitamin D3 Extreme™ Vitamin D3 Extreme™
50,000 IU Vitamin D3 - Prescription Strength
Ultra ATP+, Double Strength Ultra ATP+, Double Strength
Get energized with malic acid & magnesium
Ultra EPA  - Fish Oil Ultra EPA - Fish Oil
Ultra concentrated source of essential fish oils
Optimized Curcumin Longvida® Optimized Curcumin Longvida®
Supports Cognition, Memory & Overall Health
Mitochondria Ignite™ with NT Factor® Mitochondria Ignite™ with NT Factor®
Reduce Fatigue up to 45%

Natural Remedies

The Revolutionary 'Good Fat' That Promotes Heart, Brain, Bone and Joint Health The Revolutionary 'Good Fat' That Promotes Heart, Brain, Bone and Joint Health
Top 3 Nutrients to Detox the Liver and Soothe Digestion Top 3 Nutrients to Detox the Liver and Soothe Digestion
Carry a Massage Therapist in Your Pocket Carry a Massage Therapist in Your Pocket
Natural Relief for Soreness, Pain and Swelling - Putting Out the Fire Natural Relief for Soreness, Pain and Swelling - Putting Out the Fire
Thyroid Health and Fibromyalgia Thyroid Health and Fibromyalgia

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