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Entén-les. Comprèn-les. (Understand them. Get to know them)
(May 2015) -in catalan- Advertisement of social awareness campaign for people affected by fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome, published by the Health Department of the Generalitat of Catalonia in collaboration with Plataforma Familiars FM-SFC and ACAF.
Source: Health Department of the Generalitat of Catalonia - Youtube
El dolor - La fatiga (Pain - Fatigue)
El que em fa més mal és que no ho vegis (What hurts me most is you not seeing it)
Entén-les. Comprèn-les (Understand them. Get to know them)
Grup d'ajuda mútua adreçat a persones amb fibromiàlgia - in catalan -
(May 2016) Vídeo made by Canal Blau from Vilanova i la Geltrú on the occasion of FM-CFS Awareness Day,
introducing the support group for people affected by these diseases.
Source: Canal Blau
Convivint amb el dolor - La fibromiàlgia - in spanish and catalan -
(March 2016) Video made by Carles Ribas and Carles Pastor from Palamós Comunicació (Palamós City) to celebrate the 15th anniversary of ACAF's Territorial activities Center in Baix Empordà.
Conference: "Acupuncture in Central Sensitization Syndromes :
Fibromyalgia - CFS - MCS " - in catalan -
(November 2015) Conference by Dr. Albert Garcia i Janeras, acupuncturist doctor and President of the
Medical Acupuncture Section of the Medical Association of Barcelona. (Centre Cívic Urgell. Barcelona)
#IMHEART Project - Sport challenges in support of FM, CFS and MCS
(December 2014) Due to the celebration of the IronMan sporting event in Barcelona, a group of young athletes, some of them children of affected persons, they proposed a dual challenge: to end the event and also to publicize these "invisible"diseases that currently affects between 2% and 6% of the population and for which there is no current effective treatment. The analogy is simple but effective: Imagine how you feel the day after running a marathon; This is the daily struggle of a patient of Fibromyalgia / CFS to go to work, go get the kids to school or just to get out of bed. Source: #IMHEART - Youtube
Suffer in silence: fibromyalgia -in catalan-
(September 2009) Report on fibromyalgia, created by cugat.cat with the support of the City of Sant Cugat del Vallès, interviews with members of ACAF - Sant Cugat territorial activities center.
Source: cugat.cat and City of Sant Cugat del Vallès
Fibromyalgia, more visible -in catalan-
(May 2009) Interview with Dr. Joaquim Fernandez Sola, internist at the Hospital Clinic of Barcelona,
Maite Ribera, president of the Catalan Association of Fibromyalgia Sufferers (ACAF) .
Source: TV3 - 3/24.
Fibromyalgia and CFS at the Catalan Parliament -in catalan-
(May 21st 2008) The Parliament of Catalonia approves Resolution 203/VIII about the care of Fibromyalgia
and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome in Catalonia.
Sick people got recognized their effort to collect 140,000 signatures.
Source: Parliament Channel - Youtube.
Pain of silence - Documentos TV -in spanish-
(May 2008) Documentary about Fibromyalgia issued on 13 May 2008
in the program Documentos TV - Spanish National Television .
Source: RTVE - Documentos TV
Fibromyalgia and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: invisible illness -in catalan-
(April 2008) La Vanguardia report, interviews with members of the ACAF territorial activities center
in Sants-Montjuïc in Barcelona.
Source: La Vanguardia - Youtube
Conference: The SFC and its relation with MCS -in spanish-
(October 2007) Conference of Dr. Joaquim Fernandez Sola on "Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and its relation
with Multiple Chemical Sensitivity" Euskalduna Palace (Bilbao).
Source: Fibromialgia.cc - Vimeo
Missing my life
(February 2007) TV ad from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
of the US Department of Health about the Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS).
Source: CDC / US Department of Health - Youtube
Conference: Medical Aspects of Fibromyalgia -in spanish-
(February 2007) Presentation of the "Meeting of people with fibromyalgia with the defender of the rights
of the disabled guests in Extremadura" by Dr. Maria José González. Olivenza 9 and 10 February 2007.
Source: congresopermanente - Youtube
Conference: Diagnosis and Treatment of Fibromyalgia -in spanish-
(February 2007) Presentation of "Encuentro con las personas con Fibromyalgia advocate of the rights of the disabled guests in Extremadura," by Dr. Fernando Garcia. Olivenza 9 and 10 February 2007.
Source: congresopermanente - Youtube