Media coverage


As part of our campaign to create awareness of ME/CFS, we try to secure media coverage whenever we can. Below are some of the interviews and articles:




  • SABC2 Health Talk: Television appearance
    17 May 2017 – Foundation Founder, Retha Viviers, appears in studio to talk about ME/CFS, the Foundation, as well as Awareness Month May 2017
  • eNCA news: Dis meer as net moegheid (Afrikaans)
    12 May 2017 – Meer as 15 miljoen mense wêreldwyd ly aan die siekte bekend as ME wat in die omgangstaal ook dikwels chroniese moegheidsindroom genoem word.
  • Carte Blanche: Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: Millions Missing
    19 February 2017 – Devi Sakaree Govender interviews foundation founder, Retha Viviers; Dr Ron Davis and Linda Tannenbaum from the Open Medicine Foundation; journalist and public health activist, David Tuller; and an ME/CFS patient. This video went viral with thousands from countries all over the world viewing and sharing it. It’s recommended viewing for people with ME/CFS, their family, friends and caregivers.