See the LDA YouTube Channel for a wide selection of Lyme videos.
To avoid persistent symptoms in Lyme disease it is crucial to recognize the Lyme disease rash, when present, and diagnose and treat early and adequately. Persistent symptoms can be multi-system and debilitating, and include severe fatigue, musculoskeletal pain, cardiac complications, neurologic symptoms, and cognitive problems.
On April 29th, 2021, Mothers Against Lyme & Project Lyme presented an interactive webinar Lyme Disease and Pregnancy: State of the Science and Opportunities for Research Support featuring Holly Ahern, MS, MT (ASCP), Sue Faber, RN, BScN, and representatives from the NIH. Click here for LDA website article with more info on the webinar Click […]
“one little bite” is a video short that was produced by Monica White, COTBDAA Co-founder/President, in a storytelling workshop hosted by Chaffee County Public Health. This is a story about one person, one family, whose lives were forever changed by the bite of a tick. Though presentation of this story may be unique, the theme […]
On Thursday, December 17, 2020, Project Lyme will host a Zoom meeting with Robert Bransfield, MD and Pat Smith, President, Lyme Disease Association, discussing the IDSA, relationship to CDC, what are the new guidelines, how have they changed, comparison to ILADS guidelines and other topics.
Robert Bransfield, MD, discusses the similarities and differences of COVID 19 and Lyme disease, including medical and political aspects of both in A Tale of Two Pandemics: Lyme & COVID-19 video, which he presented to the Academy of Nutritional Medicine, London, England. There is an emphasis on neuropsychological manifestations and a Q & A is […]
Internationally acclaimed author Amy Tan and the Lyme Disease Association partnered to develop a fund for children to help them get Lyme disease diagnosis and Lyme disease treatment. Over $369,000 has been awarded to date, but the fund is depleted and needs your help. Donate Today
UNDER OUR SKIN Director Andy Abrahams Wilson interviews Kris Newby, author of “Bitten: The Secret History of Lyme Disease and Biological Weapons.” May 1, 2019 – UnderOurSkin.com
March 27, 2019 House Appropriations Committee Labor, Health and Human Services, Education Member Day Hearing 1:00:30 to 1:02:20 (Lyme & TBD Discussion) Congressman Smith (NJ) testifies about working with Pat Smith and the Lyme community since 1992, pushing for an advisory committee since 1998, how language finally got put into 21st century cures act and the […]
Watch YouTube clip of Pat Smith, LDA President on WJLP’s Jersey Matters which aired 2/16 & 2/17 on ticks survival during winter and on tick-borne disease. Pat speaks to the importance of awareness of ticks and disease throughout the winter season and explains the work performed by the Federal Health and Human Services (HHS) Tick-Borne […]
The LDA has been designated as a national charity included in the 2018 Combined Federal Campaign (CFC) Charity List. CFC is part of the Office of Personnel Management (OPM). Each year, federal employees are provided with lists of approved charities for their workplace giving through the CFC. The LDA has met the requirements and been […]