When I was younger, before I was diagnosed with Lyme disease I was losing a battle with the Lyme Monster in a war I had no idea I was fighting. Lyme is evil, there is no other word for it but evil. Because it's not just a disease of one area, you never know what's actually happening to you or why. (This post includes affiliate links. Should you click an affiliate link… Read More »The Lyme Monsters vs Who I am
There’s been a lot of talk about Lyme disease after a few celebrity voices have come forward speaking about their experiences with this complicated disease. May is Lyme Disease Awareness Month, I hope that perhaps one of these celebrity voices with their money and influence will somehow have discovered something new that will actually help the hundreds of thousands of people suffering. (This post includes affiliate links. Should you click… Read More »Overcoming Lyme Disease by Taking Away Its Power.
I don't do well in the cold, my Lyme acts up and everything hurts. My body becomes so sensitive to the cold that even my hair hurts. Cold sensitivity is a symptom of Lyme Disease and for me, one of the worst. Lyme hurts. It's a painful, frustrating, scary disease to have. But what seems to be the worst symptom of Lyme Disease is fear and blame. You can't live… Read More »Rage Against The Dying and Lyme Disease
I know that posts haven't been as regular as they should be. I've just been a bit tired and distracted. Call it the holiday blues, the winter slow down, stress, or whatever name you want to give it. I've just been tired and distracted. Many of my readers know that I have Chronic Lyme Disease. I have this strong belief that the more you focus on being ill, the sicker… Read More »Holiday Stress and Lyme Disease.
Lyme disease is a not-so-known disease that is caused by Borrelia burgdorferi bacteria that is transmitted through bites in human beings by infected black legged ticks. The symptoms of Lyme disease are known to be visible within a range of three to thirty days after the tick bites you for the first time. There can be a wide range of symptoms. In many cases, Lyme disease leads to fatigue and flu-like… Read More »Eating for energy when diagnosed with Lyme disease