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Dear Lyme Warrior … Help!

by Jennifer Crystal Every few months, Jennifer Crystal devotes a column to answering your questions. Here are her replies to questions she has recently received. Do you have a question for Jennifer? If so, email …More

GLA POV: Antimicrobial Action of Calprotectin T...

by Timothy Sellati, Ph.D., Chief Scientific Officer, GLA GLOBAL LYME ALLIANCE’S CHIEF SCIENTIFIC OFFICER OFFERS PERSPECTIVE ON NEWLY PUBLISHED GLA-FUNDED RESEARCH OUT OF JOHNS HOPKINS BLOOMBERG SCHOOL OF HEALTH   A Global Lyme Alliance (GLA)-funded …More

Taking Stock of Tick Threats

by Mayla Hsu, Ph.D., Director of Research and Science, GLA “Tickpocalypse!” “The Year of the Tick!” “A Tick-ing Time Bomb!” These are all recent clickbait headlines that cause us fear and anxiety. But how do we …More

Scheduling Life with Lyme Disease

by Jennifer Crystal Flexible vs. rigid? How keeping to a schedule can impact one’s life with Lyme disease.   In 2007, I suffered a severe relapse of Lyme and two of its tick-borne co-infections Babesia …More

Meet the Researcher: Ying Zhang, M.D., Ph.D.

MEET THE RESEARCHER IS A BLOG SERIES TO INTRODUCE GLA-FUNDED LYME DISEASE RESEARCHERS MAKING A DIFFERENCE IN THE FIGHT AGAINST LYME DISEASE. #MEETTHERESEARCHER NAME: Ying Zhang, M.D., Ph.D. TITLE: Professor at Department of Molecular Microbiology …More

The Idea of Hope

by Jennifer Crystal Hope is a tricky concept for patients with chronic illnesses. It is something everyone—healthy or sick—wants, but summoning hope is not always easy when the world around you looks bleak. Someone can …More

Avril Lavigne and GLA: Head Above Water Campaign

Avril Lavigne recently stated that fighting Lyme Disease has been the hardest battle she’s ever fought. If you are reading this post, we have no doubt you understand the sentiment. The Avril Lavigne Foundation supports individuals …More

GLA POV: Identifying Vancomycin as an effective...

by Timothy Sellati, Ph.D., Chief Scientific Officer, GLA Global Lyme Alliance’s Chief Scientific Officer offers perspective on newly published GLA-funded research out of Northeastern University   Although the underlying premise of a recent study by …More

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