Chronic Fatigue Given as Official Cause of Death for First Time

New Scientist is reporting that CFS has been recorded as cause of death in a coroners inquest in the UK.

On Tuesday, coroner Veronica Hamilton-Deeley of Brighton and Hove Coroners Court, UK, recorded the cause of death of a 32-year-old woman as acute aneuric renal failure (failure to produce urine) due to dehydration as a result of CFS. The deceased woman, Sophia Mirza, had suffered from CFS for six years.