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

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

You’re Not Alone Anymore

by Jesse Ruben #MyLymeLife My battle with Lyme Disease was easily the most difficult experience of my life. A journey that lasted almost 3 years, that included more than 15 doctors, several incorrect diagnoses, and …More

The Pursuit of Answers: What My Doctors Said

by Susan Pogorzelski #MyLymeLife What was the path to your Lyme diagnosis?   I’m in middle school the first time it happens. I’m 13, I think. Possibly younger. We’ve just returned from a school camping …More

A Letter to My Sick Self

by Bonnie van Geffen #MyLymeLife One Lyme Warrior’s Letter to Herself   Dear Me, Dear Humiliated Me, Please don’t ever call your body weak again. It had to fight so much for so long, that …More