What a phenomenal year 2019 has been for LDUK and awareness of tick bites, Lyme disease and other tick borne diseases. We are continually inspired by the members of the Lyme community, our fantastic volunteers, and all those who participate in fundraising to enable us to continue raising awareness and […]Read more
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Chronic Christmas by Sophie Ward
It is no lie or exaggeration to say that Christmas can be a very daunting time. There is so much to think about, to balance and to sort out and this is not easy when your mind is in a fog. With the long preparation time, it can seem endless. […]Read more
First Observational Lyme Disease Study Launched by Global Lyme Alliance
An exciting study is being launched in the US by the charity Global Lyme Alliance in conjunction with Joseph Jemsek, M.D. who LDUK hosted an event with, in London in June 2019. We are very excited about following this study which is likely to be a gamechanger for patients. The […]Read more
Online Shopping: Raise Money for LDUK While you Shop!
LDUK is now registered with easyfundraising! So if you do your shopping online and you feel like supporting us, here’s everything you need to know! easyfundraising is a free service that allows charities and good causes to raise money when their supporters shop online with over 2,700 retailers, including Amazon, […]Read more
School Cake Sale in Aid of LDUK!
A huge thank you goes out to Isabella Doyle who very kindly organised a cake stall at her school, Northgate Primary School in Bishop’s Stortford with the help of her sister Eva, family and friends. They raised a whopping £200 and also raised awareness of Lyme disease and how to […]Read more
Raising Awareness at Bransby Horses Rescue and Welfare
After relocating back from the Middle East in late 2017, my husband and I moved to the lovely village of Sturton-By-Stow just outside of Lincoln. Being an avid Lyme disease awareness raiser & Sturton being semi rural, I immediately contacted the local Parish Council to ask if they would put […]Read more
Kirkham Grammar School Raises £1750 for LDUK!
Kirkham Grammar School is LDUK’s Sophie Ward’s old school and they raised a whopping £1750 for LDUK! Thank you so much to the school for their support and also to Sophie for maintaining a link with her old school, raising awareness amongst the students and for attending to pick up […]Read more
Micheal Rubenstein Conferences Raises £3000 for LDUK!
We are really grateful to Michael Rubenstein Conferences Ltd who chose LDUK to be the beneficiary charity of their conference, ’22 QCs On The Hot Employment Law Issues 2019-2020′. “I have seen in my own family the devastation that long-term Lyme disease can cause. LDUK is leading the battle in […]Read more
Diary Of A Press Manager – Julia Knight
My name is Julia Knight & I’m the Press Manager for Lyme Disease UK. I thought I might be interesting for people to have an insight into what this role entails and how very interesting it can be! How did I end up doing this job? A Brief history of […]Read more
How Does It Feel To Watch Someone You Love Suffer With Lyme Disease?
This question is a highly emotional one. I wanted to raise this question in LDUK’s Online Community because I am extremely lucky to have such a strong support system. However, this doesn’t lighten the load of guilt and disappointment I feel. I know so many sufferers will feel guilty about […]Read more