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yuppie flu

Translation of yuppie flu in Spanish:

noun

  • [colloquial]
    enfermedad (feminine) de los yuppies
    encefalomielitis (feminine) miálgica
    Example sentences
    • Because they have no obvious biological cause, some doctors and researchers dismissed them in the past as hysteria or the ‘yuppie flu.’
    • Once called the ‘yuppie flu’, there has been a history of prejudice and scepticism about ME, among some in the medical profession as well as ordinary people.
    • Women are being diagnosed with chronic fatigue syndrome in huge numbers and yet the illness is still called ‘yuppie flu’ and treated with anti-depressants.
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