Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
This article was originally published in Maclean’s magazine on April 15, 2002. Partner content is not updated.Ashley Roll's mother is reluctant to have her come to the phone. She's worried that answering questions will take too much out of the 19-year-old, but Ashley says she's feeling up to it. Because of chronic fatigue syndrome, Roll is almost a prisoner of her home in Burnaby, B.C.