August 6, 1993 Written Statement of Pat Smith, Wall Township, NJ I have two daughters, Michelle and Colleen, who suffer from Lyme disease. Colleen is a fifteen year old honor student who has been out of school for 3 years. She receives home instruction and is currently working feverishly over the summer to try and complete her […]
Speeches & Positions
It is very important that the correct information on tick-borne diseases is made available to patients, the public, officials, and even physicians. Often, the controversy surrounding Lyme prevents the full spectrum of information from getting to patients, who may need it to make important decisions which affect their health and to policy makers who can positively affect how Lyme is diagnosed and treated. The LDA is in the forefront nationally in providing up to date information on all aspects of the disease through speeches, testimonies and formal positions adopted by the LDA.