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Connecting Communities: M.E. Awareness Event

Sat 12 May, 3 – 6pm. Free. Book via Eventbrite

Join us for refreshments and a free film screening of Unrest, followed by a discussion about M.E.

Unrest, 2017 is a documentary film produced and directed by Jennifer Brea. The film tells the story of how Jennifer is struck down by a fever that leaves her bedridden and how she documents her personal story as she fights a disease that medicine forgot. The film captures the difficulty of diagnosis and care for both patient and caregiver, while exposing prevalent stigmas around M.E.

M.E. Awareness Week 11 – 17 May was established by patient advocates to raise awareness of M.E. (Myalgic Encephalomyelitis).

The Fruitmarket Gallery are working in collaboration with Edinburgh M.E. Self Help Group to deliver this event

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