Health and Environmental Illness

Resources about environmental illness and non-drug treatments

ME/CFS Mitochondria

Dr. Sarah Myhill, MD states, "Chronic fatigue syndrome is the symptom caused by mitochondrial failure." The mitochondrion is the structure in a biological cell that supplies energy to the cell. Mitochondrial dysfunction can affect every cell of the body, including the cells of the heart. (See Mitochondrial Dysfunction)

CFS - The Central Cause: Mitochondrial Failure
By Dr. Sarah Myhill, MD

Nitric Oxide / Peroxynitrite Cycle

The ultimate source of the mitochondrial dysfunction may be the upregulation of the nitric oxide / peroxynitrite cycle, according to the theory developed by Dr. Martin Pall, PhD. (See Neural Sensitization Protocol)

Updated 1/29/2017