Category Archives: Chronic Lyme Disease

Finally New Light On Chronic Lyme Disease

The University of Toronto released a groundbreaking research study yesterday in Cell Reports that finally explains how Borrelia evades antibiotics and causes chronic symptoms. Subscribe to Jenna's Lyme Blog Yes, I want to subscribe. I understand I will only receive … Continue reading

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Massachusetts Passes New Lyme Law Over Governor’s Veto!

All the grassroots efforts in Massachusetts paid off yesterday when the Senate followed the House to override Governor Charlie Baker’s veto of a hard fought legislative battle to help ease the Lyme crisis. Subscribe to Jenna's Lyme Blog Yes, I … Continue reading

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Game Changer Diagnostic Test From SUNY for Lyme Disease

SUNY has a long history of medical breakthrough’s related to Lyme disease so we shouldn’t be surprised to see Holly Ahern, associate professor of microbiology at SUNY Adirondack and Lyme disease awareness advocate, making a new breakthrough, and this time … Continue reading

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Fox News Coverage of Chronic Lyme Disease

Hats off to Fox 5 NY News for their well-researched and interesting presentation this month, “Lyme & Reason”. Subscribe to Jenna's Lyme Blog Yes, I want to subscribe. I understand I will only receive one email each month when there … Continue reading

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Fibromyalgia and Chronic Lyme Disease

I would bet that most people with chronic Lyme disease have been diagnosed with Fibromyalgia at some point in their medical journey. Subscribe to Jenna's Lyme Blog Yes, I want to subscribe. I understand I will only receive one email … Continue reading

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Duke Oncologist Advocates for Chronic Lyme Disease After Illness

Dr. Neil Spector, one of the nation’s top oncologists, led a charmed life. He was educated at prestigious universities, trained at top medical centers, and had married the woman of his dreams. It seemed too perfect. Subscribe to Jenna's Lyme … Continue reading

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New Research from Yale on Cure for Lyme Co-infection Babesia

Babesiosis has been increasing. Up to 19 percent of ticks that carry the Lyme disease bacteria also carry the babesiosis parasite. The same is true of up to 42 percent of mice and other rodents. Subscribe to Jenna's Lyme Blog … Continue reading

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Kris Kristofferson: Lyme Disease not Alzheimer’s

After years of taking medication for Alzheimer’s, actor/singer/songwriter Kris Kristofferson tested positive for Lyme disease. Subscribe to Jenna's Lyme Blog Yes, I want to subscribe. I understand I will only receive one email each month when there are new posts. … Continue reading

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Dr. Gary Wormser: A Legacy of Deception

It is hard to believe that one of the leaders of the IDSA routinely lies about scientific research – especially when it effects the health and well-being of so many people. Subscribe to Jenna's Lyme Blog Yes, I want to … Continue reading

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Mystery of Chronic Lyme Disease

Dr. Stephen Phillips gave an excellent interview on Fox News – not to be missed. The former president of The International Lyme and Associated Diseases Society (ILADS), Dr. Phillips has given numerous testimonies in Connecticut, New York, and Rhode Island … Continue reading

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Eradicate Ticks?

A recent collaboration of doctors has resulted in the sequencing of the complete genome of the tick.  Subscribe to Jenna's Lyme Blog Yes, I want to subscribe. I understand I will only receive one email each month when there are … Continue reading

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Pulsing to Destroy Lyme Persisters

Dr. Allen Steere has to admit to Lyme “persisters”. It must make him furious after almost four decades of denying the existence of chronic Lyme disease. Subscribe to Jenna's Lyme Blog Yes, I want to subscribe. I understand I will … Continue reading

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Nonotech Lyme Test Makes Progress

The new Ceres Lyme test, which is based on nanotechnology, is well on its way to getting FDA approval. Subscribe to Jenna's Lyme Blog Yes, I want to subscribe. I understand I will only receive one email each month when … Continue reading

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Beware of Wild Lyme Strains

It is estimated that there are over 100 strains of Borrelia in the US, and over 200 strains worldwide, but IDSA recommended testing is still based on one lab-identified strain called B-31. This strange and unconscionable state of affairs has … Continue reading

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Turning the Tide – Help for Chronic Lyme Disease

Now that science has accepted Borrelia has “persister” forms of bacteria that are resistant to antibiotics, there is new support for finding a cure to the chronic form of Lyme disease. Subscribe to Jenna's Lyme Blog Yes, I want to … Continue reading

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The Lyme Wars Continue In Spite of New Studies

I couldn’t help myself. Even though I know how stubborn and self-righteous the naysayers can be, I was pulled into the fray in a recent editorial debate regarding a long article about chronic Lyme disease in Science Based Medicine’s online … Continue reading

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New Lyme Test – Nano Technology

Finally the Ceres Lyme test has come to market. This new test will benefit everyone. Not only does it reliably detect early Lyme disease, but it is able to detect chronic cases of Lyme disease as well. Subscribe to Jenna's … Continue reading

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Mayday Advocacy Makes Waves

The Mayday Project, a Lyme patient advocacy group, is making waves in DC as it tackles the IDSA/CDC stranglehold on Lyme disease. Subscribe to Jenna's Lyme Blog Yes, I want to subscribe. I understand I will only receive one email each … Continue reading

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New Link Between Alzheimer’s and Lyme Disease

Every 67 seconds someone develops Alzheimer’s disease in America. Chances are that you or someone you love has the disease, and unfortunately there is no cure. And until recently the cause of Alzheimer’s disease was only speculated on. Subscribe to … Continue reading

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Bust Biofilms with Stevia

The discovery of biofilms and the nature of chronic Lyme disease was first documented by Dr. Eva Sapi in 2010 igniting a storm of controversy. Her discovery, dating back to 2008 was revealed Subscribe to Jenna's Lyme Blog Yes, I … Continue reading

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Seven Stages of Chronic Pain – Where Are You?

For those of us with chronic Lyme disease, pain often determines not only the process of discovery but the course of our recovery. Subscribe to Jenna's Lyme Blog Yes, I want to subscribe. I understand I will only receive one … Continue reading

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Two New Lyme Tests

These two tests are not available yet, but they give hope to the millions of people currently suffering from the symptoms of chronic Lyme disease who hang in the medical wind without diagnosis or treatment. Subscribe to Jenna's Lyme Blog … Continue reading

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Dr. Auwaerter Speaks Out On Lyme from Johns Hopkins

The following article from Johns Hopkin’s Lyme expert, Dr. Paul Auwaerter recently released a video presentation (5 min) and the following: Hello. This is Paul Auwaerter with Medscape Infectious Diseases, from the Division of Infectious Diseases at Johns Hopkins. Tickborne … Continue reading

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