Myalgic Encephalomyelitis: Life of a sufferer

By Jacob Ottaway

“It is like having the constant flu and stomach bug all in one go. But it never goes away. You have lack of energy, you feel nauseous a lot of the time, you vomit often, you get migraines, sore throats, sore glands, dizzy spells and so much more. You don’t get to live like a normal person.”
These are the words of 18-year-old Emma, a sufferer of Myalgic Encephalomyelitis, more commonly referred to as Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, or ME.

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Rail and bus fares hike leaves students late for lectures and strapped for cash

By HK Norman

Several student commuters to the University have been voicing their dissatisfaction with the price of rail and bus tickets, and the quality of the services, as it has left a lot of them out of pocket, with many surmising that they’re not getting value for money, and some even late for lectures.

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Bradley Lowery Foundation and Sunderland AFC unite to help families ‘make memories they will treasure forever’

By Sophie England

A campaign, ‘For Bradley’, has been raised in order to build a holiday home for families with sick children to visit and make memories to last a life time.

Bradley Lowery, was a young Sunderland fan, who touched the hearts of millions, after his brave fight against a rare form of cancer. He sadly lost his battle on July 7th and all money that was raised towards his treatment was put into the Bradley Lowery Foundation to support other sick children.

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