UK Lyme disease Protest 2015

UK Lyme sufferers, friends and family members protested outside the Department of Health on 13th May 2015 to demand a change in the way Lyme disease is handled in this country. Patients want to see improvements in the diagnostic and treatment process of Lyme disease as well as recognition of […]

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Public Health England Lyme Disease Open Day March 2015

PHE conducted a very last minute open day on 25th March 2015, changing the date with less than two weeks’ notice. The few people who did manage to make it reported back from the meeting and the following document is now available giving detailed information on the event. Sadly, many […]

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Patient-Led Parliamentary Lyme Disease Conference 2015

A date has now been set for the upcoming conference in London. Lyme disease patient Demetrious Loukas has initiated this event and has released details of the conference as well as instructions on how to reserve a place. The more support, the better, for what will undoubtedly be a very important event […]

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Elaine’s awareness music single – Once Bitten Twice Shy

Elaine Griffin from Ireland has been suffering with poor health for 24 years. Here she talks about getting an eventual Lyme disease diagnosis, her fundraising and creating her awareness music single ‘Once Bitten Twice Shy’ which includes tick prevention information and a tick remover. **************************************************** Hi Everyone, My name is Elaine Griffin […]

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ILADS Conference 2014

ILADS hosted its Annual Lyme Disease Conference in Washington DC, USA on 10-12th October. Twitter was ablaze with live updates from the event which LDUK tuned into and according to @DrDanielCameron, the current president, ILADS’ membership has ‘more than doubled in past 3 years’ which is an exciting prospect for […]

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New Monthly Newsletter!

LDUK are very excited to announce that we’re starting up a free monthly newsletter featuring events, news, patient stories and more! If you would like to receive this fantastic resource please sign up by clicking the link below. We’re aiming to send out the first edition around 1st November. We […]

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4th Annual Wego Health Awards

Lyme Disease UK are thrilled to announce that we’ve been nominated for the 4th Annual Wego Health Activist Awards! The awards aim to recognise people and organisations which make a difference to the lives of patients and carers. This year we’ve been nominated for the categories of; Best in Show: […]

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The Mystery of Lyme Disease – Dr Pugliese

Diagnosing and treating this patient is a labor-intensive effort. It takes patience and understanding in order to be successful. Unfortunately for many in my profession, both are in short supply. Mix that with not fully understanding how to view the data before them, and many patients are dismissed and labeled as kooks. It’s time to be less dismissive and learn to look and listen better.

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