The pneumonia vaccine – be afraid, be very afraid…

If you suffer from ME/CFS, that is, because it’s totally screwed up my life, and I wasn’t having too much fun to start with!

As you might have noticed, of late, I’ve had a tendency to think out loud about why I feel so goddamned awful (and dreadfully weak – a few days ago I was putting air in my wheelchair tyres, and realised that, even though I had no problem just 6 months ago, I can’t actually lift the thing now).

Then, while writing the post about the 2010 flu vaccine a few days ago, I mentioned last year’s pneumonia vaccine, and its dreadful side-effects – and the penny finally dropped.

Looking back, that’s exactly the point when Continue reading