Thank you to the online site The Mighty for publishing my article. The Mighty publishes stories of real people living life with serious illinesses. These stories can help others who feel alone at times. We help each other by sharing and reading each other's stories. So here is one of mine. When I Find Myself… Continue reading When I Find Myself Living in “Lyme Hell”
Today is final day of my 2017 Lyme Disease Awareness Month Blog Posts! I think I did more post this month than I've done the entire time of my blog. Not really but it's been a lot of writing this month. So I hope you have learned something about this horrific, debilitating and potential fatal disease.… Continue reading May is Lyme Disease Awareness Month Blog Post #31 We Are Warriors!
Having Lyme Disease is a huge financial burden. I've mentioned before that 90% of treatments to heal from Lyme Disease are not covered by insurance. So what does it cost to have Chronic Lyme Disease? Obviously, if depends on what you can afford. We pay medical premiums for years hoping to never need care but… Continue reading May is Lyme Disease Awareness Month Blog Post #29 The Financial Cost of Lyme
Lyme is a do-it-yourself-disease but what does that mean? I have blogged about a lot of different information about Lyme Disease this month and there is still more out there but why is it called a do-it-yourself disease? Basically because everyone with Chronic Lyme Disease has to figure out how to get better by themselves. … Continue reading May is Lyme Disease Awareness Month Blog Post #28: The Do-it-Yourself Disease!
Lyme Disease is a scary Pandemic! Lyme Disease is one of the fastest growing infectious diseases in the country and most people don't know anything about it. Everyone has heard of the Zika virus but that is nothing compared to Lyme Disease. Look at the difference in cases and funding and remember the estimate number… Continue reading May is Lyme Disease Awareness Month Blog Post #26 Spread the Word!
One of the most important things I have learned is DETOX - DETOX - DETOX - DETOX - DETOX - DETOX If you are taking something to kill off anything in your body you MUST help your body get rid of what you just killed off. Some of the things that kills off stuff… Continue reading May is Lyme Disease Awareness Month Blog Post #24: Detox, Detox, Detox
It's really difficult to live with a chronic illness especially when it's invisible. People look at me and think I'm fine and people talk to me on the phone and think I sound fine. But so many people including medical professionals think people with a chronic illness or chronic pain are faking it. In fact, when medical… Continue reading May is Lyme Disease Awareness Month Blog Post #21: What is it like to live with Lyme Disease?