Do Not Do Recommendation

 
Advice to undertake unsupervised, or unstructured, vigorous exercise (such as simply go to the gym or exercise more) should not be offered to people with chronic fatigue syndrome/myalgic encephalomyelitis (CFS/ME) because this may worsen symptoms.

Do Not Do Recommendation Details

Recommendation:
Advice to undertake unsupervised, or unstructured, vigorous exercise (such as simply go to the gym or exercise more) should not be offered to people with chronic fatigue syndrome/myalgic encephalomyelitis (CFS/ME) because this may worsen symptoms.
Interventions:
advice

Source guidance details

Guidance:
Chronic fatigue syndrome/Myalgic encephalomyelitis (CG53)
Published date:
August 2007
Paragraph number:
1.4.6.2
Page number:
24

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