If you want to learn how chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS) got dismissed by the research community year after year after year read "Thirty Years of Disdain: How the HHS and A Group of Psychiatrists Buried ME" from Mary Dimmock.
Dimmock knows the health industry - she used to work for a pharmaceutical company. Her son is ill with ME/CFS.
"Thirty Years of Disdain: How How HHS and A Group of Psychiatrists Buried M.E.
Mary Dimmock's magnum opus on the diminishment of "ME"