The diagnosis and treatment of invisible illnesses in Canada can be a difficult process.
Fibromyalgia, autoimmune disorders, chronic pain, allergies, Lyme disease and mental illness are notoriously ignored, unacknowledged and underfunded in the Canadian health care system.
Myalgic Encephalomyelitis symptoms overlap in some cases of Long Covid. In Canada, the journey for a proper diagnosis of ME includes a great deal of hurdles. If a diagnosis is made, there is little to no treatment or support after the initial diagnosis.