Lyme Disease Information Links

30 Dec

 

Lyme Disease Information Links

 

www.lymedisease.org <http://www.lymedisease.org/> –the website of
LymeDisease.org (formerly the California Lyme Disease Association) gives
info about ticks, Lyme disease, co-infections, prevention, risk maps,
downloadable brochures, blogs, news and events.

In addition to its website, LymeDisease.org also publishes a quarterly
journal, The Lyme Times
<http://www.lymedisease.org/lyme_times/about/about_lyme_times.html> ,
distributed free to members. (Click here to join.)
<http://lymedisease.org/oss6/new_signup.php> We post Lyme-related news
on Facebook <http://www.facebook.com/lymedisease.org> and Twitter
<http://twitter.com/Lymenews> and maintain a network of state-based
on-line support groups
<http://www.lymedisease.org/activism/not_calif.html> . Sign up for our
free email newsletters <http://lymedisease.org/> .

 

Dr. Burrascano’s Lyme treatment guidelines.
<http://ilads.org/lyme_disease/treatment_guidelines.html

Print out this 37-page document and highlight the parts that pertain to you. Take a copy to your doctor.

 

ILADS <http://www.ilads.org/ International Lyme and Associated

Diseases Society. Professional organization for doctors who treat Lyme
disease. Lots of information about Lyme, including videos of educational
presentations about Lyme-related topics and downloadable brochures.
Gastrointestinal manifestations –
http://www.lymenet.de/literatur/vtsherr_gut.htm

Psychiatric manifestations

<http://www.mentalhealthandillness.com/lymeArticles.htm> of Lyme.

 

Lyme and multiple sclerosis
<http://www.lymeinfo.net/multiplesclerosis.html>

 

Public Health Alert <http://www.publichealthalert.com/ –monthly newspaper on Lyme and related issues. Read it free on-line.

 

Lyme and autism <http://www.lymeinducedautism.com/

Recommended books, articles and films:

 

The Beginner’s Guide to Lyme Disease
<http://lymedisease.org/news/touchedbylyme/beginners-guide-to-lyme-disea\
se.html
> , by Nicola McFadzean, ND.

 

The Lyme Disease Solution
<http://lymedisease.org/news/touchedbylyme/24.html> , by Dr. Kenneth
Singleton

 

The Lyme Diet <http://lymedisease.org/news/touchedbylyme/433.html> , by
Dr. Nicola McFadzean. What to eat while healing from Lyme.

 

Cure Unknown: Inside the Lyme Epidemic
<http://lymedisease.org/news/touchedbylyme/36.html> , by Pamela
Weintraub. Excellent explanation of the scientific, medical and
political turmoil surrounding Lyme disease.

 

Insights Into Lyme Disease Treatment: 13 Lyme-Literate Health Care
Practitioners Share Their Healing Strategies by Connie Strasheim. This
book can be read on-line for free
<http://books.google.com/books?id=ZFMRKZ2uoW4C&lpg=PA114&ots=jox7sn-D-j&\
dq=google+books+insights+into+lyme+disease+treatment&pg=PP1#v=onepage&q&\
f=true
> .

 

Poughkeepsie Journal’s investigative series about Lyme disease.
<http://www.poughkeepsiejournal.com/section/lyme?template=odytheme&theme\
=lyme
>

 

Under Our Skin, award-winning Lyme documentary film. Available for free
viewing at Hulu.com <http://www.hulu.com/watch/268761/under-our-skin> .

 

Putting Lyme Behind You, 2-DVD set. Dr. Burrascano lecture, along with a
panel of other Lyme-treating doctors. Available for purchase here
<http://lymedisease.org/lyme_store/lyme_store_burrascano.html> .

 

Other resources:

 

LymeTAP.com (help with paying for Lyme related blood work up to 75%)- http://www.lymetap.com/–Lyme Testing Access Program. Financial assistance for Lyme diagnostic testing.

 

Info about how to save money on medical lab tests
<http://www.lymedisease.org/news/touchedbylyme/labtests.html> .

 

Needymeds.com <http://www.needymeds.com/> –Financial assistance for
obtaining medication.

 

Click here
<https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=5_138EmwiaE#%21\
> for a YouTube video that explains the process.
Prescriptionhope.com< http://www.prescriptionhope.com/index.html> –a service that helps you obtain low-cost medications.

 

Clinic of Angels <http://www.clinicofangels.org/> –financial assistance for Lyme treatment

 

Lymelight Foundation <http://www.lymelightfoundation.org/grants/>–financial assistance for Lyme treatment for patients ages 3-25.

 

Free on-line book, Infusing for Lymies
<http://issuu.com/lymeunderground/docs/infusingforlymies> , lots of information about PICC lines and IV drugs.

 

Filing for disability benefits <http://www.lymedisease.org/news/touchedbylyme/ssdi.html> when you have Lyme.

 

Outside of the United States:

 

Canadian Lyme Disease Foundation <http://canlyme.com/>

 

BADA-UK <http://www.bada-uk.org/> (Borreliosis and Associated Diseases Awareness UK)
Lyme Disease Action <http://www.lymediseaseaction.org.uk/ (UK)
Lyme Disease Association of Australia <http://lymedisease.org.au/

Karl McManus Foundation – http://karlmcmanuslyme.org/  (Australia)

 

AussieLyme (on-line support group) – http://au.groups.yahoo.com/group/AussieLyme/>
France Lyme <http://www.francelyme.fr/

 

Tick Talk Ireland – http://lymedisease.org/news/touchedbylyme/www.ticktalkireland.org

 

Lyme Poland – http://borelioza.org/>

 

Deutsche Lyme Borreliose Hilfe – http://lyme-hilfe.npage.de/#

 

Onlyme-aktion.org – http://onlyme-aktion.org/  (Germany)

 

 

*Links provided by Dorothy of  www.http://lymedisease.org/

 

 

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2 Responses to “Lyme Disease Information Links”

  1. Barbara Brady December 30, 2012 at 7:23 am #

    All I can say is “GREAT JOB” listing all of the sites! You are my amazing hero and I thank God for you abilities to help others. Keep up the great work honey, Wishing you and everyone much Peace, Health and Happiness for the New Year! your friend in lyme, Barbara

    • 49erBry December 30, 2012 at 11:47 pm #

      Awww thank you Babara. I tried to fix all the links but they kept getting messed up and I was out of energy so I just posted it hoping for the best. Hope it made sense. A better 2013 to you and big hugs.

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