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Partisan Politics in Lyme Disease

by Jennifer Crystal This past year we’ve seen our country’s politics become sharply divided, even though our politicians are supposed to be working together for the greater good of the American people. Watching the news, …More

Podcast: tick bite prevention

Our Director of Research and Science, Dr. Mayla Hsu talks to us about tick bite prevention, and what you can do to protect yourself from tick-borne infections.     Transcript below: Lindsy: Welcome everyone, I’m …More

Tough Mudder and Lyme Disease

by Scott Santarella, CEO, Global Lyme Alliance I have always been intrigued by the endurance event concept and its connection to charity fundraising. More specifically, I have been a huge fan of Tough Mudder, which …More

Care Versus Overcare: A Fine Line

by Jennifer Crystal Well-meaning Lyme caregivers can easily cross the line from care to overcare. Here are some simple rules to follow for both patient and caregiver.   Recently a friend was going through a …More

The Roller Coaster of Lyme Disease

by Kerry Heckman #MyLymeLife Living with Lyme disease comes with constant ups and downs   The MRI results were sitting in my email inbox a week before my doctor’s appointment. I couldn’t bring myself to …More

Promising New Research: PrEPping for Ticks

by Mayla Hsu, Ph.D. Director, Research and Science Global Lyme Alliance Stopping Lyme disease before it starts. Promising new research based on pre-exposure prophylaxis, or PrEP.   It’s frustrating that there are so few ways …More

7 Tips to Organize Your Medications

by Jennifer Crystal 7 Tips to Organize Your Medications, from One Lymie to Another   Every Sunday morning, I pull out a big bag of pills and set about organizing my medications for the week. …More

Tough Mudder Weekly Training Tips

By Sean Aqareva, Certifed Personal Trainer #TeamGLA Trainer Sean Aqareva of Multilevel Fitness offers weekly training tips for our Tough Mudder participants.   Hey guys, This week we are going to tone it down a …More

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