Category Archives: Lyme Disease Prevention

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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New Treatment – Prevent Lyme

Fantastic news regarding Lyme prevention this week – the Medical University of Vienna along with partners have developed a antibiotic gel (azithromycin) which combats Lyme disease if used within 72 hours of being bitten. Subscribe to Jenna's Lyme Blog Yes, … Continue reading

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New Lyme Vaccine Begins Human Testing

  Today, Lyme disease vaccines currently exist for dogs, but none have been approved for humans in nearly 15 years — and in that time the disease has grown into a world-wide epidemic. Subscribe to Jenna's Lyme Blog Yes, I … 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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Ask Dr. Horowitz and Dr. Halperin

Last October (2013) Katie Couric produced a very interesting interview with Dr. Horowitz as a promotion of his book, “Why Can’t I Get Better? Solving the Mystery of Lyme and Chronic Disease.” Questions from the public about chronic Lyme disease … 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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More Scientific Evidence Validates Chronic Lyme Disease

The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) collaborated with the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) to discover around 3,000 proteins in the spinal fluids of people who suffer from chronic fatigue syndrome and Lyme disease. “We discovered … 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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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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Dr. Eva Sapi Forges Ahead With Exciting New Lyme Cultures

CALDA printed the following information in their blog recently.  The article, “HARDSCIENCEONLYME: Lyme Culture Made Easy, Antibiotic Effectiveness, and Mechanisms of Persistence” written by CALDA’s President Lorraine Johnson can also be found on CALDA’s new website http://www.lymedisease.org/: Dr. Eva Sapi … 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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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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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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No Need for Amusement Park to Find Terror – It’s Just Outside Your Door.

The media – for once – is really blowing the Lyme horn and warning people of the potential danger of tick bites and Lyme disease. There is still a long way to go towards educating people about the appropriate response … Continue reading

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Another Big Lie – Lyme Transmission Time

“In most cases, the tick must be attached for 36-48 hours or more before the Lyme disease bacterium can be transmitted.” This quote is taken directly from the CDC website, the one place we all wish would share the facts … 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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New Antibiotic Cream for Early Lyme Disease

According to “Private MD News”, a team of researchers recently reported that there may be a simpler way to treat early Lyme disease rather than six weeks of Doxycycline. Researchers from Ludwig Maximilian University in Germany found that the application … Continue reading

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A Vaccine for Chronic Lyme Disease?

“I have no doubt whatsoever that vaccination is an unscientific abomination and should be made a criminal practice.” G. Bernard Shaw Sometime during the 1770s Edward Jenner heard a milkmaid boast that she would never have the often-fatal or disfiguring … Continue reading

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