Category Archives: Diagnosis of Lyme Disease

Lyme disease in Florida

For decades the CDC said that Lyme disease could only be contracted in the Northeast, then, very slowly, they had to admit that it was occurring in southern states but then they insisted it was only because people were exposed … Continue reading

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Bill Gates Backs Ceres Nanotrap Lyme Test

By Diana Pryor, CNBC news associate While the medical and health community is putting a spotlight on diseases like Zika, Ebola and tuberculosis, another disease, transmitted by ticks, is getting little notice: Lyme disease. The ticks that carry Lyme disease … Continue reading

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Wearable Biosensors Can Signal The Onset Of Lyme Disease

by Helen Young Smart watches are popular portable devices used to measure everything from the number of steps we take per day, to our physiological parameters. But now, it seems that they can also warn of the onset of complex … Continue reading

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Dr. Phillips on Lyme Carditis

Lyme carditis is a stealthy and deadly form of Lyme disease that gets little to no attention.  Many people with heart disease have no idea that their heart problems are caused by Borrelia – or Lyme disease.  Subscribe to Jenna's … Continue reading

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New Movie on Chronic Lyme Disease

Tom Balsamides, an award-winning filmmaker, witnessed the debilitating effects of Lyme disease on his wife Tamara, who struggled for 10 years without a diagnosis and another five until she regained her health and her life. See trailer below… Subscribe to … Continue reading

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1st Annual Lyme Disease in the Era of Precision Medicine Conference

The 1st annual conference “Lyme Disease in the Era of Precision Medicine” was hosted in October 2016 by Mount Sinai’s Institute for Next Generation Healthcare. This unique event sponsored by the Steven & Alexandra Cohen Foundation: Lyme Disease Initiative, focused … Continue reading

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Another Lyme Species Discovered in Canada

Canadians with Lyme disease, like Australians, have been ridiculed for decades over the idea that they could contract Lyme disease in a place that doctors insisted it did not exist. Subscribe to Jenna's Lyme Blog Yes, I want to subscribe. … Continue reading

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The Australian Dilemma

It is terrible to have chronic Lyme disease in the US, or anywhere in the world, but it is disastrous if you live in Australia.  The dilemma: authorities are adamant that there is no Lyme disease in Australia, and claim … 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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RNA Nanotechnology For Lyme Disease

Dr. Jasdave Chahal, a virologist from Massachusetts Institute of Technology, is proposing the use of nonoparticles to immunize people from diseases – including Lyme disease. Subscribe to Jenna's Lyme Blog Yes, I want to subscribe. I understand I will only … 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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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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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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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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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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Possible Answers to Treatment Failure and Chronic Lyme

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine has broken ground again on understanding and treating chronic 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 … Continue reading

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Update on Advanced Lab Services

For those of you who are considering the 94% accurate blood culture test from Advanced Lab Services, there has been a price change. Subscribe to Jenna's Lyme Blog Yes, I want to subscribe. I understand I will only receive one … Continue reading

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CDC report 320% increase in Lyme Disease

According to Time Magazine, “Lyme disease is not only becoming more rampant in its normal hotspot of the northeast US, but it’s spreading across the country, a Subscribe to Jenna's Lyme Blog Yes, I want to subscribe. I understand I … Continue reading

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