The ME Show

The ME Show

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Gary Burgess, supported by the ME Association, presents The ME Show for people living with Myalgic Encephalomyelitis or Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, as well as those with an interest in learning more about it.


Special Edition - The Real ME
May 7 • 29 min
To mark ME Awareness Week, Gary Burgess shares the real stories of real people with ME. Hear them describe their own experiences in their own words.
Ten - Dr Mark Guthridge
Mar 31 • 28 min
Gary Burgess speaks to Australian medical researcher Dr Mark Guthridge, who himself has lived with ME since 2015.
Nine - Carol Monaghan MP
Mar 24 • 17 min
Gary Burgess speaks to Carol Monaghan MP, a staunch supporter of people with ME who’s arranged a number of Westminster debates - most recently in January this year.
Eight - Dr Nina Muirhead
Mar 17 • 22 min
Gary Burgess speaks to Dr Nina Muirhead who, herself, has ME and now campaigns to raise awareness of it among her medical peers.
Seven - The Countess of Mar
Mar 10 • 19 min
Gary Burgess speaks to the Countess of Mar, who sits in the House of Lords, and chairs the Forward ME coalition of ME charities.
Six - Dr Sarah Myhill
Mar 3 • 33 min
Gary Burgess speaks to Dr Sarah Myhill, a long-time ME campaigner who runs a specialist clinic for people with ME and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome.
Five - Sue Pemberton
Feb 24 • 25 min
Gary Burgess speaks to Sue Pemberton, an occupational therapist who runs the Yorkshire Fatigue Clinic.
Four - Dr Nigel Speight
Feb 17 • 16 min
Gary Burgess speaks to Dr Nigel Speight, who has dedicated much of his professional career to supporting those with ME.
Three - Caroline Kingdon
Feb 10 • 25 min
Gary Burgess speaks to Caroline Kingdon from the ME CFS Biobank at the Royal Free Hospital in London.
Two - Linda Tannenbaum
Feb 3 • 33 min
Gary Burgess speaks to Linda Tannenbaum of the Open Medicine Foundation in the United States which raises millions of dollars annually to fund ME research.
One - Dr Charles Shepherd
Jan 27 • 37 min
Gary Burgess speaks to Dr Charles Shepherd about the latest developments in ME research at the start of 2019.
Series two is coming soon!
Jan 10 • 0 min
Gary Burgess is back to let you know a new series of The ME Show is coming soon.
Ten
Jul 28, 2018 • 22 min
Gary Burgess concludes this first series of The ME Show with highlights from the recent Westminster debate about ME. It was called for by the MP Carol Monaghan, who appeared on The ME Show earlier in the series.
Nine
Jul 2, 2018 • 21 min
Gary Burgess speaks to Chantelle Parry who set up an ME friendship group in Gloucestershire, as well as to Rachel Ephgrave who is one of more than 100 members of the group.
Eight
Jun 25, 2018 • 32 min
Gary Burgess speaks to Greg Crowhurst, a full time carer to his wife Linda who has severe ME.
Seven
Jun 18, 2018 • 25 min
Gary Burgess speaks to Emma Donohoe who was diagnosed with ME at the age of 19. She presented a documentary for BBC Newsbeat called ‘ME and me’ earlier this year.
Six
Jun 11, 2018 • 25 min
Gary Burgess speaks to Trish Davis who has severe ME. She was first diagnosed and experienced mild ME 28 years ago, but things got progressively worse more than a decade back.
Five
Jun 4, 2018 • 26 min
Gary Burgess speaks to Michelle and Nigel Henshaw about their Music 4 ME project - an album of music and poetry from people with ME.
Four
May 28, 2018 • 37 min
Gary Burgess speaks to Jane Colby from Tymes Trust, the only charity dedicated to children with ME.
Three
May 21, 2018 • 31 min
Gary Burgess speaks to Carol Monaghan MP, the Member of Parliament who led the Westminster Hall debate about the discredited Pace trial.
Two
May 14, 2018 • 50 min
In this episode, Gary Burgess speaks to the ME Association’s medical advisor Dr Charles Shepherd.
One
May 6, 2018 • 52 min
Gary Burgess speaks to Jennifer Brea, the filmmaker and campaigner, arguably best known for her powerful documentary ‘Unrest’ which charts her own ME journey.
The ME Show - coming soon
Apr 20, 2018 • 1 min
Gary Burgess introduces The ME Show, supported by the ME Association.