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Why should I seek treatment for chronic fatigue syndrome?

While there is no cure, you should be treated for chronic fatigue syndrome to minimize the symptoms, if left untreated, could leave you with decreased function or homebound.  By treating the symptoms, you can improve your physical condition, return to normal activities and enhance your quality of life. According to a 2005 CDC study, 40 percent of CFS patients improved their symptoms.

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