Emma Blackberry, a famous YouTuber, has recently been diagnosed with Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) after being ill for 6 years without knowing what was wrong. She had been blaming herself for being 'lazy', so is relieved to get a diagnosis.
is a disease characterized by chronic, profound, disabling, and unexplained fatigue. CFS affects between 1 million and 4 million individuals in the United States and millions more worldwide.
The cause of CFS
is unknown and the condition continues to be researched.
In this Video, Emma explains her struggles with the doctors and how getting them to take her seriously and diagnose her has taken 6 years.