Welcome to Recovery!

Recovery is an organisation consisting of people who have recovered from ME/CFS or other illnesses often labelled “medically unexplained”. Our goal is to provide hope and understanding through their experiences and insights. Read and search their stories below!

Torill Sorkmo

“It has been important for me to feel ownership to my own process. I’ve been my own coach all the way”

Polina Chernomordik

“No magic was involved, no pills or medical stuff. Just my inner power and the power of my brain.”

Bård Stranheim

Man, 54 years old. Burned out. A journey in and out of exile from life.

Torill Sorkmo

“It has been important for me to feel ownership to my own process. I’ve been my own coach all the way”

Polina Chernomordik

“No magic was involved, no pills or medical stuff. Just my inner power and the power of my brain.”

Bård Stranheim

Man, 54 years old. Burned out. A journey in and out of exile from life.

David Jameson

“The key was realising that my illness and relapses had all happened during times when I didn’t have any work to do, usually after a period of stress”

Dan Neuffer

“My message to all ME/CFS, Fibromyalgia and POTS sufferers is ‘don’t lose hope!'”

Female

“I was 13 years, and had no energy at all, but now I live my life the way I want to”

Female

“Step by step I took my life back. My life’s big turnaround, I call it.”

Rosi Lovdal

What is ME? A spiral down into unwellness

Kristin

“When I read my story today about my illness period, I can hardly believe how bad it was”

Thomas Overvik (by Randi Størseth)

Documentary: An undeniable truth – a contribution to living free of ME/CFS

Bjørne Skarbøe

“I ended up bedbound 24 hours a day, needing help to be fed, but if others could get well…”