What words of hope would you impart to people suffering right now, with Lyme or any chronic illness? Don't take your eyes
And please make my birthday wish come true: go suck a lime and do your part to draw awareness to this epidemic. It matters more than you may know.
Marla Maples, an actress and former Mrs. Donald Trump, recently joined a growing list of the famous -- and unfortunate - who
He listened for 10 minutes and calmly said, "You have Lyme. Lyme does all kinds of weird things, but you'll get better. Amazing that I am only the 12th doctor you've been to. Most find me somewhere between 20 and 100."
According to the New England Center of Investigative Reporting, ticks, and cases of Lyme Disease, are on the rise especially in New England where 5,500 Massachusetts residents are infected every year.
Few argue against mosquito control in Massachusetts. Started out in part because of the nuisance factor, it has evolved to
On a crisp November morning I arrive to spend some time with Sarah. I am greeted first by Sparky, a tiny yet mighty rat terrier, donning a sweater with a lightening bolt emblazoned on his back. Seconds later, Sarah slowly comes to the door and welcomes me into her home with open arms and a slight smile. These days she spends most of her time in a makeshift bedroom that appears to have once been the dining room. The space is connected to the kitchen and still holds a china cabinet, though it's now filled with shoeboxes of medication and supplements rather than plates and glasses
There is pleasure and pain involved with every diagnosis doled out, on multiple levels. But, ultimately, it's up to us to recognize that the root of all of these labels basically comes down to how effectively we can process our feelings, thoughts and behaviors.
Another place where Lyme bacterium may hide in the body is within biofilms. Biofilms are protective coatings formed by microorganism
Lyme disease continues to be an increasing problem in the Scandinavian countries. Historically, the ticks were found in the