Website Policies

Lyme Disease Association Website Policies:

Purpose & Disclaimer: The Lyme Disease Association, Inc. (LDA) website,, is intended as a resource for all individuals interested in learning about Lyme disease and other tick-borne diseases. The information presented is for informational purposes only. No information on the site should be considered medical or legal advice. The LDA does not give medical or legal advice. Any information on the site should not be used to take the place of advice from your personal physician or from any other professional. Any health care or legal information on the website is attributed to the professional(s) who wrote the information and is not necessarily endorsed by the Lyme Disease Association. Links to other sites are provided for ease of research, and information on those sites is the opinion of those who publish the sites and is not necessarily that of the LDA. The LDA does not endorse professionals, products or services.

You are responsible to assess the contents of this website for accuracy and completeness. By using this website, you agree that the LDA will be held harmless for any loss or damage caused by reliance on information obtained through the website. The Lyme Disease Association, directors, board members, and members, are not liable for any direct or indirect damages or any damages whatsoever resulting from loss of use, data or profits, whether in an action of contract, negligence or other tortious action arising out of or in connection with the use or performance of information from this website.


For site problems, please contact the webmaster at [email protected] 


Privacy notification:

The Lyme Disease Association (LDA) does not sell names or contact information generated from its website. Your information remains the property of the LDA. It may be used by the LDA for selected mailings from the LDA or its chapters and affiliates.


Funding and Advertising Policy:

The LDA does not accept or host any advertising on its website. The website is funded by donations and grants to the Lyme Disease Association, Inc., an all volunteer national non profit 501(c)3 organization.