Yearly Archives:

2017

Making the Holidays Work For You

By Jennifer Crystal Many people with Lyme disease don’t have the physical capacity to celebrate the holidays. But that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy them! Here are some tips to work around your illness during …MORE

GLA POV: Advances in Serodiagnostic Testing for...

by Timothy J. Sellati, Ph.D. Chief Scientific Officer Global Lyme Alliance GLA Point of View on “Advances in Serodiagnostic Testing for Lyme Disease Are at Hand” published in Clinical Infectious Diseases   In 2016, a scientific …MORE

Ticks Are a Year Round Threat: Don’t Let Lyme d...

By Jennifer Crystal Writer Jennifer Crystal discusses common Lyme disease misconceptions. Many are surprising! Read on to ensure you are up to date. In late November, a friend told me she’d just found an engorged …MORE

Chronic Illness is a Big Waste of Time

by Kerry Heckman #MyLymeLife Every Sunday evening I get out my pill organizer and about 20 bottles of medication and supplements. I set up a station at my table and start dividing pills into little …MORE

In The Lymelight Episode 4: Things I wish I kne...

Welcome to In The Lymelight: a show about…well…Lyme Disease. In the Limelight aims to bring humor and knowledge to an otherwise somber topic with biweekly expert interviews that include, yes, the “heavy” stuff, but also …MORE

How Chronic Lyme Disease Changed My Life

by Skye Cowie How a professional athlete at the start of her career was sidelined by chronic Lyme disease People always say that life can change in a blink of an eye, but I never …MORE

Chronic Lyme Disease Series: Bryce’s Story

Reprinted with the permission of itslyme.com #MyLymeLife Doctors tested me for MS, ALS, Lupus, Lyme disease and vitamin deficiencies but everything kept showing up normal. When I was 18 I got very sick with a flu-like …MORE

TURN YOUR ANGER INTO ACTION

By Lori Dennis I’ve been in the Lyme world for several years now. And if there’s one palpable emotion that reverberates throughout this community … it’s anger. For reasons we all understand, Lyme sufferers and …MORE

Highlights from ILADS Boston 2017

by Jennifer Crystal A Lyme Warrior’s take on ILADS Boston 2017 Tick-Borne Diseases: The Global Perspective   This past weekend, November 9 through 12,  I had the opportunity to attend the International Lyme and Associated …MORE

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