Category Archives: Lyme Disease Articles

Please Help Me – I Have Lyme Disease and I Want to Kill Myself!

When I first considered writing a book about Lyme disease, I realized that based on the hundreds of emails I receive, I would need to include a chapter on suicide. It is not a pleasant topic, and many suffering with … Continue reading

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Fight IDSA Stranglehold on Meaningful Treatment for Chronic Lyme Disease

This is a letter from Paul Mall, Lyme awareness activist in the Boston area.  He has been keeping tabs on the continuing war being waged on the IDSA over their guidelines and murky conflict of interest amongst IDSA board members, … Continue reading

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Birthday Wish

I think that we can all relate to this!  A fellow Lyme-sufferer from a Lyme forum allowed me to reprint this very touching essay. Hi to all of my friends and family, I am writing this e-mail because today is … Continue reading

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XMRV: Will The Baby Be Thrown Out With The Bath Water

In 2009, “Science Magazine” published a newly released paper from Whittemore Peterson Institute about the existence of XMRV, (which stands for xenotropic murine leukemia virus related virus,) which looked to be a causative agent in CFS, Fibromyalgia, Prostate Cancer and … Continue reading

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Why Is My Child So Sick? Chronic Lyme Disease, Autism, ADD, ADHD, Poison?

As much as I hate being sick, I continually give thanks that my children are all healthy. Given the choice, I think it is quite safe to say that most parents would trade places and take on any illness or … Continue reading

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URGENT NEWS: HGRV (XMRV) Likely Involved With Chronic Lyme Disease

The first symposium on the third known human retrovirus, XMRV, was recently held in Reno Nevada at Whittemore Peterson. Feeling the need to share this important news, Dr. Burrascano sent the following message: Subscribe to Jenna's Lyme Blog Yes, I … Continue reading

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The Miracle of 5-year old Italian Aloe Arborescens and Honey

 This blog post comes from my personal research as I am trying to determine the best decision to make for my ravaged neurological system, depleted immunoglobulins, and in general my sub-normal immune system. My LLD, Dr. Katz, is a brilliant … Continue reading

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Successful Mapping of the Genetic Blueprint of 13 Strains of Lyme Disease

Dr. Luft at Stony Brook University Medical Center is once again on the forefront of exciting and meaningful new discoveries regarding Lyme disease that may actually change the face of our hopeless battlefield between modern medicine and the spirochete Borellia … Continue reading

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Some Win Big & Some Lose Big On Marshall Protocol

I repeatedly try to reassure those who have failed on one or many protocols that it may just be the unique mixture of diseases and immune response, and/or immune strength. It is devastating as this reader will tell you after … Continue reading

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Healthcare in the Future – Chronic Lyme Disease May be Eradicated – Part Two

Continued From Part One – In addition to all of the other exciting news, Pamela Weintraub received a standing ovation for her very personal presentation that you can read in full here. And then the breaking news from the research … Continue reading

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Healthcare in the Future – Chronic Lyme Disease May be Eradicated – Part One

What many feared would be another whitewashed “head-in-the-sand” informational presentation “The State of the Science” review of Lyme disease to the IOM (Institute of Medicine) last week on October 11, 2010 in Washington DC turned out to be a wildly … Continue reading

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Colostrum for Chronic Lyme Disease

What is Colostrum? Colostrum (for our purposes) is the pre-milk fluid produced by bovine mothers for the first few days after giving birth. (It is NOT milk, so those with milk allergies need not worry). Premier Research Colostrum comes from … Continue reading

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New Biofilm Busting Protocols For Chronic Lyme Disease

This picture (courtesy of “Nature Review”) is worth a thousand words if you are trying to describe the life cycle of a biofilm.* What does a biofilm have to do with Lyme disease? Subscribe to Jenna's Lyme Blog Yes, I … Continue reading

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Successful Treatment for Chronic Lyme From Dr. Jernigan

A fellow Lymie recently emailed me with some wonderful news about people recovering from chronic Lyme disease. People he knew personally who were getting truly miraculous results with Dr, Jernigan’s treatment at the Hansa Center for Healing in Wichita, Kansas. … Continue reading

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What is Lyme Disease and Symptoms of Lyme Disease?

Many people know that Lyme disease takes its name from the town where it was first “discovered” – Lyme, Connecticut.  What many people do not know, is that Lyme disease is believed to have been active worldwide for many centuries, as … Continue reading

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Do I Have Chronic Lyme Disease?

Recently a friend emailed me the website for Dr. Charles Crist (pictured) that contains a wonderfully concise description of the outstanding symptoms of Lyme. This is important for several reasons. As the number of Lyme victims rise, the discussion and … Continue reading

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Hopeful Strategy For Reducing The Spread Of Lyme

“Farm and Dairy” reported today, August 13, 2009, the following information on how some Northeastern states are deciding to fight the spread of Lyme. A device called the “4-poster” Deer Treatment Bait Station,” developed and patented by scientists with the … Continue reading

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Genetic Frankenstein: A Link between Chronic Lyme Disease and Alzheimer’s?

Back in 1985, Dr. Alan MacDonald stunned the medical world with a special slide show on neo-natal tissue that he had amassed over years of autopsying stillborn babies as the pathologist at South Hampton Hospital. Using a darkfield microscope technique … Continue reading

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Discovery of New Retrovirus XMRV Brings Hope to Millions of Sufferers of Lyme Disease

Out of the tragic and deadly AIDS epidemic; medical researchers have brought about a wave of new scientific breakthroughs which has benefited hundreds if not thousands of suffering people with related diseases due to immune dysfunction. As the search for … Continue reading

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New Treatment for Lingering Neuropathic Pain from Lyme Disease

The intensely oppositional theories about Lyme disease and the proper treatment of Lyme disease is widely spread and frequently debated between Medical Societies, University Medical Centers,  medical practices, politicians and scientists around the world.  However, it is less often that … Continue reading

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Lyme Disease – Bartonella is Massive and Missed Cause of Serious Illness

This post was submitted by Dr, Schaller at http://www.personalconsult.com and relates the growing attention to Bartonella thanks to brilliant veterinary researchers like Dr. Edward Breitschwerdt, DVM, DACVIM. Bartonella species, their animal hosts, potential vectors, and sequelae of infection are being … Continue reading

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Updated Lyme Symptom List with Lab Tests

Written by Dr. James Schaller: We know Lyme disease is highly under-reported. The following checklist is not meant to be complete or authoritative. Information about Lyme disease is constantly emerging and changing. Therefore any checklist is intended for use as … Continue reading

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Could There be a New Vaccine for Lyme Disease?

While politicians and lobbyists squabble about the possibility of a condition known as “chronic Lyme disease”, other scientists are studying what makes Lyme chronic.  The evidence of chronic Lyme disease has already been thoroughly examined and confirmed, and yet there … Continue reading

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