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Lyme Life Update

Looks like I’m overdue an explanation as to how the hell I’m doing!  So many of you ask when will I be better, yet the answer is still not cut and dry.  Which means I struggle with sharing.  Following I try to answer the most FAQ: How was Mexico? A little over a month ago, I learned that I have a Deep Vein Thrombosis in my right leg, which set my medical team into panic mode and necessitated a...

To Mexico I Go

As some of you know, I was diagnosed 7 months ago with chronic Lyme disease, with coinfections babesia, bartonella, and anaplasma.  Previous to being diagnosed, I spent almost 3 years bouncing from doctor to doctor, unaware of why I was feeling so badly. Chronic Lyme and its co-infections is quite the controversy, much like the HIV controversy a few decades ago.  It’s not a disease, really; it’s an infection.  And...

Genetic Defects – GET TESTED MTHFR

I’m old enough to be of the generation that witnessed the debate over whether genetic research was “good” or “bad.”  Are genetictists going too far, try to play God? they wondered. I may have been too young at the time to really answer the above question.  Now that I’m reaping the benefits of said genetic research, I have become quite the fan.  You see, I am fortunate enough to...

Why I’m Rethinking Healthcare

I’m starting a new blog for those of you interested in learning more about alternative health care and/or my experience with Lyme disease.  Welcome!  Sign up with your email if you want to stay connected.  It is actually really hard for me to share this much personal detail, but I feel compelled to share my story in hopes that it helps someone else.  I would not be where I am today if it...
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