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What’s in a Name? IOM Report Suggests Name Change for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

First as a journalist and now as a health communicator, I have always stressed that words are important. How we use words, when we use them, and most importantly, which words we use can have a significant impact on a person's ability to understand and use information. This is especially important when you're talking about health information. The words we use when talking about health are so important because certain words carry more weight and are perceived differently. For instance,… [Read More]
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