Category Archives: Lyme Disease Articles

Chronic Lyme Disease Battle Over Coverage in Massachusetts

For those who missed the news, Massachusetts lawmakers voted this year to require insurers to cover long-term antibiotic treatment of Lyme disease in spite of a governor’s veto and doctor objection. Subscribe to Jenna's Lyme Blog Yes, I want to … Continue reading

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Is Rickettsia Helvetica the Cause of Chronic Lyme Disease?

STAT News has recently released new information on Lyme disease from an unlikely source – the garage belonging to the late Dr. Willy Burgdorfer. The scientist who discovered Lyme disease back in 1978, Dr. Burgdorfer passed away in 2014 leaving … 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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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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Wall Street Journal Tackles Chronic Lyme Disease

Wall Street Journal recently published an article on chronic Lyme disease. That’s right, they actually 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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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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Is Lyme Disease Fatal?

Is Lyme disease fatal? Yes, of course it is. Before you panic, just because you feel like you are dying right now doesn’t mean that your Lyme disease is going to put you in the grave anytime soon. However, Lyme … Continue reading

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Must Read: IDSA at it Again!

The Poughkipsee Journal has done a wonderful job of following the plight of those of us with chronic Lyme disease and the irresponsible actions of the CDC and IDSA with their lack of action to change the antiquated 2 tier … Continue reading

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Why is Publishing a Number for the Lyme Disease Epidemic Guesswork?

Lately, most people either know someone personally who is suffering with Lyme disease, or they know someone who is close to someone suffering with Lyme disease. Unfortunately, even though the Lyme disease Epidemic (better referred to as Borrelia Epidemic) continues … Continue reading

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Fantastic Article From Huffington Post

This is the kind of public attention Lyme disease has desperately needed. Written by blogger/author C.M. Rubin,  “Chronic Lyme Disease” is implied throughout the entire article – a plea for better diagnostics entitled, “The Global Search for Education: Ticks – … Continue reading

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Maca Combat Chronic Lyme Disease and Boosts Energy

Have you ever heard of Maca? I never had until someone suggested it for extra energy…I will try just about anything to boost my energy – especially now that my recovery is in full swing. Wow! I was impressed with … Continue reading

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Happy Ending After Years of Suffering With Chronic Lyme Disease and Morgellons

Treating the Pathogenic Synergy in Chronic Lyme Using Polypharmacy   The information in this article can now be found at;       www.lyme-morgellons.com         Subscribe to Jenna's Lyme Blog Yes, I want to subscribe. I understand I will … Continue reading

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Cholestyramine for Chronic Lyme Disease?

I was recently emailed a question about how to determine if you are overloaded with neuro-toxins.   I had brought this issue up recently because my personal LLMD recently indicated his conviction that one of my major road-blocks to full … Continue reading

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Chronic Lyme Disease From Pregnancy

This interview was written and published by Shelley White,  for San Antonio Lyme Disease Examiner As a late stage Neurological Lyme Disease warrior, I am aware of the controversy concerning the disease and how little information on chronic or late stage Lyme … Continue reading

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Chronic Lyme Disease Controversy Continues in Spite of New Evidence

A shift in media attention to chronic Lyme can be seen as major national news publications are beginning to report on research concerning chronic Lyme disease rather than just disputing the condition with blanket denials from the IDSA. For instance, … Continue reading

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Three Harmonies Treatment of Chronic Lyme With Chinese Herbs

Three Harmonies in Ashland, Oregon has opened their practice to include hard to treat and controversial diseases such as chronic Lyme disease, celiac disease, and Alzheimer’s. The clinic brings eastern and western medicine together using antibiotics and chinese herbs along … Continue reading

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Advanced Diagnostic Tool For Lyme Disease By Hilysens

Lyme disease is the fastest growing and most prevalent vector-borne disease in North America and Europe and continues to infect people in every country spreading around the world with frightening speed and intensity. As most people are aware, one of … Continue reading

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“Post Lyme Disease Syndrome” Politically Correct For “Chronic Lyme Disease”

A group of clever researchers from Cornell have studied the anti-neural antibody reactivity in the brain of patients who have “Post Lyme Disease Syndrome” as compared to healthy people who have recovered from Lyme disease (and a control group of … Continue reading

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The Truth About Lyme Disease in Texas

I received an astounding email from a long-time LDR member last fall claiming that three (3) deer ticks had been found in her garage in Texas!  I thought, “…just when you think things can’t get any stranger…”  Well, my friend … Continue reading

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The Myth of the Deer Tick and How You Get Lyme Disease

According to the Center for Disease Control (CDC) Lyme disease is passed to humans by the bite of black-legged ticks (also known as deer ticks in the eastern United States) and western black-legged ticks infected with the bacterium Borrelia burgdorferi. … Continue reading

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Antibiotics: A Dirty Word or Miracle Cure for Chronic Lyme Disease?

Antibiotics have been hailed as the super cure in their vaulted past, but over the years, as people have begun to die and suffer terrible side effects due to over-use, and still others who become sick from even a small … Continue reading

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Phage Therapy For Chronic Lyme Disease? Part Two

For those who are interested in how phage therapy could be a superior treatment for chronic Lyme disease, it is exciting to note that statistically infectious diseases are cured more efficiently in current studies than antibiotics in the same infections. … Continue reading

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Phage Therapy For Chronic Lyme Disease? Part One

What is Phage Therapy? Although Eli Lilly (one of the largest pharmaceutical companies in the US) promoted phage therapy commercially until antibiotics became popular and now it is virtually unknown in the United States. However, phage therapy has been practiced … Continue reading

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