Myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME) or myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS), is a complex chronic disease that presents with symptoms in multiple body systems. ME is a neurological disease according to the World Health Organization.

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It's an incurable immune system illness, probably genetic in origin and mainly suffered by females. It can affect any part of the body and that's the danger.

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Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome EDS

The Ehlers-Danlos syndromes (EDS) are a group of thirteen individual genetic conditions, all of which affect the body’s connective tissue.

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Charities helped by 'Illusions of Liberty'

'Illusions of Liberty' has shared a percentage of the ticket sales from Applecart Arts Live streams in February with three Charities for people living with invisible illness. As there are so many deserving charities, it was decided to draw the three charities from a 'hat'. 'Illusions of Liberty' continues to be closely affiliated with these charities and Fibromyalgia UK.

Fibromyalgia UK

If you would like to support Fibromyalgia UK, then please follow the link. This charity was not one of the ones selected. However, the playwright lives with this condition amongst others.

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