Loving Yourself Through Lyme Disease

by Susan Pogorzelski #MyLymeLife Living with Lyme disease can damage both your body and your soul. How do you take care of yourself, emotionally?   This May it will be five years since I was …More

Dear Lyme Warrior … Help!

by Jennifer Crystal Every couple months, Lyme Warrior Jennifer Crystal devotes a column to answering your questions. Here are her answers to questions she is frequently asked.   Do you have a question for Jennifer? …More

Why I’m Getting Dirty for Lyme Disease

by Scott Santarella, CEO, Global Lyme Alliance pictured here with GLA teammate, Lindsy Brophy I need your support for Team GLA and Tough Mudder   On Sunday, July 23rd I will Captain the Global Lyme Alliance …More

Fighting ‘Fight or Flight’

by Jennifer Crystal Does stress impact your Lyme symptoms? How do you react?   For a few days last week, I had trouble napping. This is usually a result of being physically and neurologically overtaxed, …More

Taking Lyme One Day-Minute-Second At A Time

by Jennifer Crystal How do you manage Lyme symptoms that can change day by day, minute by minute, second by second?   Last weekend in Boston we had a nor’easter. I wondered if it was …More

Short-Circuited by Lyme Disease

by Jennifer Crystal Understanding how everyday functions can be short-circuited by Lyme disease.   During my 2007 relapse, I was sent to a state-approved doctor who was supposed to decide if I really had Lyme …More

When We Build Cathedrals

by Susan Pogorzelski #MyLymeLife Finding the strength to build when your chronic illness leaves you feeling exhausted and invisible.   I recently read a powerful story by author and speaker Nicole Johnson about a gift …More

GLA: Lyme Disease Research Symposium Highlights

by Mayla Hsu, Ph.D Director of Research and Science, GLA GLA hosts top researchers to discuss Lyme disease research.   How can we understand Lyme disease better? Are there drugs that can kill persistent bacteria? Why …More