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Top Ten Myths About Lyme Disease

by Jennifer Crystal Lyme is an enormously complex disease. To properly understand its symptomology, diagnostic issues, and treatment options, you’ve got to do a good deal of research. And that’s just for Lyme; there are …More

Parallel Pandemics: COVID-19 and Lyme Disease

Are there connections between COVID-19 and Lyme disease? by Timothy J. Sellati, Chief Scientific Officer, GLA There is only one region on the globe with no cases of COVID-19. Except for Antarctica, every continent has …More

Lyme Disease Physician Answers Questions About ...

Patient-Doctor Q&A: Lyme Disease and COVID-19 Interview by Alex Moresco I have spent the last few weeks like many of you inundated and overwhelmed by the sheer enormity of the news coverage about COVID-19. Separating …More

Corona With a Twist of Lyme

by Jennifer Crystal Our nation is in a crisis about novel coronavirus COVID-19, and no one is more fearful than those with pre-existing conditions. These patients, along with the elderly, are at high risk if …More

The Importance of Digging Deep

by Jennifer Crystal I was a telling a date last night about my Lyme journey. He responded, “I read an article that said Lyme can be cured, but then I read another that said it …More

Lyme Brain: The Science and the Experience

by Jennifer Crystal At the 2019 International Lyme and Associated Diseases Society (ILADS) conference in Boston, infectious disease specialist Francine Hanberg, M.D. gave a talk about the causes and manifestations of “Lyme brain” called “Neuropathology …More

Letter from CEO About COVID-19 and GLA Community

The well-being of our community is an ongoing priority for Global Lyme Alliance (GLA). The current COVID-19 pandemic has created a new set of challenges for everyone, especially those whose health is already challenged due …More

Research POV: Lyme Arthritis and Peptidoglycan

Important study identifies the Borrelia burgdorferi peptidoglycan as an immunogen likely to cause Lyme arthritis in some patients   by Mayla Hsu, Ph.D., Director of Research and Science, GLA A longstanding mystery in Lyme disease …More