Lyme Disease Action MP Briefing

Thank you to the charity Lyme Disease Action who held a briefing for MPs in Westminster on 16th November 2016. A request for feedback was put out and so LDUK gathered some comments from group members and sent in information which we felt should be included in the briefing. LDUK […]

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Upcoming Events

Lyme Disease Protest 2017           London – 18th July 2017, Westminster For more information see our news post, or the official website.  AONM Annual International Conference Waking to a New Dawn: The Emergence of 21st Century Acquired Immune Deficiencies & Innovative Solutions Chaired by Dr. Judy […]

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Lyme Disease Testing Controversy Continues…

The media interest in Lyme disease has spiked again recently with LDUK group member Emma Horlock sharing her story widely in the Daily Mail, the Liverpool Echo, ITV News and the BBC News. Emma has gone from running her own successful PR firm to spending 22 hours per day in […]

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Questions Posed to Lyme Disease Action

During the recent media coverage of Lyme disease, quotes from Lyme Disease Action provoked some concern amongst LDUK members that the charity wasn’t representing patients accurately. Some of the information given out was called into question as well as the role of the charity. Lyme Disease Action then requested that […]

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New Map of Medicine & UK Guidelines

Public Health England have confirmed that they are to coordinate the development of new UK guidance on the diagnosis and treatment of cases of Lyme disease, They first announced it at the PHE London Conference in October but it’s very reassuring to see it in black and white. “Brooks said guidance […]

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PHE Lyme Disease Conference 2013

Public Health England held a Lyme disease conference in London on 9th October 2013. Speakers included Dr Tim Brooks from the Rare & Imported Pathogens Lab, Dr Matthew Dryden who is running the new national Lyme disease referral clinic in Winchester, Dr Alastair Miller Infectious Disease consultant, The Countess of […]

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