Lab 257, for many the birthplace of the U.S. Biological weapons program and for others, is an all-too-close proximity to Old Lyme, Conn. Old Lyme is the location of the first concentrated outbreak of Lyme disease in current times.
Under Our Skin and Under Our Skin 2: Emergence are two must-see films if you are suffering from Lyme or caring for someone who is. Touted as the “untold story of Lyme disease,” the Los Angeles Times calls it “eye opening, frightening and powerful. The Washington Post describes it as a “well-made thriller that gets under your skin.”
Life can be a comedy or tragedy. Lyme Loonies is a little bit of both. In the first cartoon book about Lyme disease, creator David Skidmore captures and illuminates the struggles faced by those with the illness. The silly, savvy, and witty cartoons are a way of expressing hope, humor and revolt at the tug-of-war which those affected with Lyme find themselves regarding all aspects of the illness.
“Lyme Disease and You” is a Realm of Caring Orientation Class for Lyme Disease and Cannabinoid Therapies.
The holiday season can be particularly difficult for Lyme Disease patients. Physically, emotionally, financially, you name it- it seems like the holidays has the potential to heighten every emotion that comes with fighting this disease. I have received numerous emails asking what appropriate gifts for a Lyme Disease patient may be so today I wanted to 35 Christmas present ideas for those loved ones in your life that may be fighting Lyme Disease. I hope that this helps you!
During the holiday season, families are busy with present shopping, eating, parties and good times with friends. Although it is a great time of year, for someone with a chronic illness, it can be an incredibly taxing and stressful season to maneuver through.
On May 15, 2016, Dr. Jemsek presented at the Academy Of Nutritional Medicine of the UK conference in London. This was the academy’s third meeting in their “Lifting the Veil” series, which provides “answers to important questions on chronic disease by stepping outside the box,” according to their website. The conference was chaired by Dr. Judy Mikovits, who was the only other American doctor that spoke that day.