There are many sources of research in this country, North America, Australia and Europe. Research into the causation and cures for the illnesses in this country, are mostly raised by charitable groups and Associations of Patients.

There are many associations and Charities and below I list a few of what are considered to be the best. The list is by no means definitive and inclusion in this list does not imply a vote for or against the principles that the individual association holds.

ME Association

Invest in ME

M.E. Support

Thymes Trust      Mainly for children and young adults, and their carers.

ME Research UK

25% ME GROUP  For the severely ill sufferers of ME and their carers.

Fibromyalgia Association UK

UK Fibromyalgia