The NE Ohio Lyme Foundation will hold its 3rd Annual Lyme Disease Symposium on Saturday, May 11, 2019, in Andover, Ohio. The event will run all day, from 9am to 5pm. A registration fee of $20.00 includes lunch catered by Panera Bread. LDA president, Pat Smith will join Dr. Charles Curie, DVM; Dr. Elena Frid; […]
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Lyme Disease Testing with Nick Harris, PhD, c.1997. Lyme Disease Testing with Nick Harris, PhD, c.1997,1 tape, $5.00. Discussion of Lyme disease testing methods.
Lyme Disease Forum for Congressmen, Senators and Federal Officials, c.1998. Lyme Disease Forum for Congressmen, Senators and Federal Officials, c.1998, 2 hours (1 tape), $5.00. Speakers include Brian Fallon, MD; Nick Harris, PhD; Ken Liegner, MD; Anthony Lionetti, MD; Dorothy Pietrucha, MD; Steven Schutzer, MD; and Pat Smith, President, LDANJ.
Does your child have Lyme disease? Does he or she feel alone and not know what to expect from family and friends? In line with the Lyme Disease Association’s long tradition of helping children, it has published a book for children 8-12 who have Lyme disease. Entitled Lyme Disease Is No Fun: Let’s Get Well!, the […]
By Marcus A. Cohen, Published 2004
LDA Ebook Note, 2018: Don’t understand the Lyme issues and need a place to start? Lyme Disease Update: Science, Policy, & Law, published in 2004 by the Lyme Disease Association Inc. (LDA), is a resource book which summarizes the contentious issues in the prior decades of Lyme including some early legal actions. The LDA is pleased to now be able to offer an Ebook for free download : Kindle Ibook PDF
The book is a must for busy physicians who lack time to read the peer-review on Lyme disease and for patients who have been refused treatment or even a Lyme diagnosis, the doctor perhaps citing a negative test (the book documents seronegativity) or the patients’ lack of conformity to the CDC criteria, which are meant for surveillance purposes only─the reference is cited in the Update.
The Pain Management Best Practices Inter-Agency Task Force (Task Force) was established to propose updates to best practices and issue recommendations that address gaps or inconsistencies for managing chronic and acute pain. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is overseeing this effort with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs and U.S. Department of […]
In a press release by the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) on the state of tick-borne diseases in the US, CDC introduced its new platform for reporting Lyme disease statistics. The release indicates that there has been an increase in all tick-borne diseases, not just Lyme disease, and that it is the highest […]
Nov. 14: HHS Tick-Borne Disease Working Group Announces Release of Report to Congress; Centers for Disease Control & Prevention Announces Higher than Ever Lyme Disease Cases
Two major releases from the US Government today confirm what advocates and patients have long known – there is a growing Lyme & tick-borne diseases problem sweeping the land and Congress needs to take action to curb the spread. In a release long awaited by the Lyme community, the US Department of Health & Human […]
From prweb.com: As warmer weather leads pets and their people outdoors, pet insurance claims from this same time last year offer an important reminder: Tick season is in full bloom. According to Petplan pet insurance claims data, Lyme disease, a potentially serious infectious disease most commonly spread to pets by the bite of an infected […]