Family histories stand out for eczema, migraines, hayfever, asthma,
other autoimmune diseases.
At the Albany conference in 1992 by the NIH, when they first really
began to look seriously at Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, one of the comments from the
researchers were that in the families there was increased incidence of thyroiditis, lupus,
rheumatoid disease what we call autoimmune disorders.