There are no current guidelines to prevent chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS). Research is under way for a better understanding of CFS and ways to prevent it. However, it is sensible to eat a balanced diet and exercise regularly.
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Last reviewed May 2017 by James P. Cornell, MD Last Updated: 12/20/2014