CFS can also be referred to as myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME) or systemic exertion intolerance disease (SEID).
Some conditions with symptoms that resemble those of CFS include:
- Lyme disease.
- multiple sclerosis.
- lupus (SLE)
- major depressive disorder.
- severe obesity.
What illnesses can cause extreme fatigue?
- chronic fatigue syndrome.
- infections, such as cold and flu.
- Addison’s disease, a disorder that can affect your hormone levels.
- hypothyroidism, or underactive thyroid.
- hyperthyroidism, or overactive thyroid.
Why am I always tired and have no energy?
Possible causes of chronic fatigue can include anemia, diabetes, hypothyroidism, hepatitis C, sleep apnea, obstructive sleep apnea, chronic fatigue syndrome, urinary tract infection, food sensitivities, heart disease, depression, anxiety disorder, and nasal congestion[*][*].
What is Chronic Fatigue Immune Dysfunction Syndrome?
Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS), also known as myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME), is a severe and chronic disease. The hallmark symptom, of what some researchers believe is an immune dysfunction syndrome, is extreme and unrelenting fatigue that lasts longer than 6 months.
What vitamin deficiency causes extreme fatigue?
Vitamin deficiencyBeing tired all the time can also be a sign of vitamin deficiency. This could include low levels of vitamin D, vitamin B-12, iron, magnesium, or potassium. A routine blood test can help identify a deficiency. Your doctor may recommend taking supplements.