Symptoms and Diagnosis

January 22, 2018 – My number one headache trigger? Lyme disease

January 10, 2018 – Scientific study on testing options for the Powassan Virus

November 22, 2017 – A chronicle of Teresa Jenning’s battle with Lyme disease including suffering with chronic fatigue, depression and hearing loss.

August 28, 2017 – “A Thompson mother contracted the disease Babesiosis and passed it on to her son during pregnancy, according to doctors.”

October 16, 2017 – “IGeneX Inc., a CLIA and New York-approved Reference Laboratory, specializing in testing for tick-borne diseases, is pleased to announce the launch of three new tests that are more inclusive and specific for aiding in diagnosis of Borreliosis (Lyme Disease and Tick-Borne Relapsing Fever, Borreliosis).”

October 9, 2017 – How Lyme disease can often be misdiagnosed for other illnesses such as fibromyalgia and the consequences that can occur as a result.

October 16, 2017 – “Press release from IGeneX, October 16, 2017 – IGeneX Inc., a CLIA and New York-approved Reference Laboratory, specializing in testing for tick-borne diseases, is pleased to announce the launch of three new tests that are more inclusive and specific for aiding in diagnosis of Borreliosis (Lyme Disease and Tick-Borne Relapsing Fever, Borreliosis).”

September 20, 2017 – CBD oil has been traditionally used for thousands of years to treat various types of pain, but it has only recently begun to be studied again by the medical community. Understanding cannabidiol can help overcome the stigma associated with it.

October 9, 2017 – This article discusses how Lyme Disease can often be misdiagnosed as other illnesses such as fibromyalgia or ALS.

September 18, 2017 – “The summer is officially behind us and the school year is back in full swing. As we put the long summer days and warm summer nights behind us and get back in the academic saddle, I want to address some symptoms that you might not realize can be related to Lyme disease and associated co-infections.” Link

November 21, 2016 – The complete interview with Dr. Anna Satalino for Lyme & Reason 2.0.

August 29, 2017 – Panelists Peter L. Salgo, MD; Robert C. Bransfield, MD, DLFAPA; Leonard Sigal, MD; Samuel Shor, MD, FACP; and Patricia V. Smith share their thoughts on what needs to happen before a consensus can be reached in Lyme disease.

May 13, 2017 – “Lyme disease is spreading worldwide, with multiple Borrelia species causing a broad range of clinical symptoms that mimic other illnesses. A validated Lyme disease screening questionnaire would be clinically useful for both providers and patients. Three studies evaluated such a screening tool, namely the Horowitz Multiple Systemic Infectious Disease Syndrome (MSIDS) Questionnaire. The purpose was to see if the questionnaire could accurately distinguish between Lyme patients and healthy individuals.”

Horowitz Lyme – MSIDS Questionnaire

The Lyme Ninja Symptom Tracker gives you an easy way to track your Lyme symptoms.

 

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