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     Obituaries
·Remembering Leslie Wermers. Five years ago2013-10-28 18:35:31
·Remembering Leslie Wermers. One year ago today.2009-11-02 20:10:50
·Lyme disease patients mourn passing of well known doctor2009-07-01 04:00:00
·All she lost: My sister's battle with Lyme disease2009-05-19 04:00:00
·Laura Treanor, 19, Lyme disease not ruled as cause of death2009-05-07 04:00:00
·Lila Star Smith Harms, 25, dies from complications of Lyme disease2009-05-05 04:00:00
·Lyme Disease Patients Loses a Hero and Friend2008-11-16 19:57:38
·Nancy L. (Scully) Strayer: March 20, 1946 - March 12, 20082008-04-12 04:00:00
·Bite from tick on holiday led to death leap2008-04-11 06:49:39
·Rugby great, Mike Gregory, loses his battle with Lyme disease2007-11-24 23:51:00
·Missouri teen, 15, dies from Ehrlichiosis2007-09-04 04:00:00
·Steven F. Wells, 45, dies after battle with Lyme disease and ALS2007-08-14 07:03:39
·Bruno C. Malvezzi2007-07-31 21:06:47
·In loving memory of Dr. Edward McNeil2007-07-24 19:45:00
·Lyme disease is a growing problem, Britteny Gallgher, Kansas City, MO2007-05-24 04:10:00
·Lyme Disease Skyrockets In Maryland2007-05-23 04:00:00
·C. Peter Thomas, 46; Sound Engineer2007-05-21 04:00:00
·Jimmy Duarte, gifted musician, charismatic islander, dies at 702007-05-17 15:12:03
·Obituary: Lyme Disease Advocate Karen Johnson ''Rose'' Rose, 1947 - 20072007-04-30 22:50:17
·BETH'S QUEST: Family crusades against Lyme disease2007-04-29 04:00:00
·Tick kit distribution aimed at heading off Lyme disease2007-04-28 12:40:00
·Letter to the Editor: In Memory of Lyme Advocate ''Rose''2007-04-26 11:00:03
·Lyme Advocate ''Rose'' Succumbs to Lyme Disease2007-04-19 18:25:19
·Body of Missing Woman with Lyme Disease Found2007-04-14 21:46:32
·Michael Coers won Pulitzer Prize2007-03-21 10:00:43
·E STREETER IN LYME 'SUICIDE'2007-03-19 12:33:30
·Lost to Lyme Lyme disease facts2007-03-19 04:00:00
·Musician remembered as battler against Lyme disease2007-03-19 04:05:00
·Maine Musician Bill Chinnock Dies2007-03-08 13:45:18
·Obituary - Eric von Schmidt - Singer and painter was in Dylan's circle2007-02-27 11:00:00
·JAMES P. KOCH2007-02-22 00:53:49
·Andrew Spielman, 76, Expert on Insect-Borne Diseases, Dies2006-12-26 04:00:00
·Martin Frank Dumke2006-11-29 04:00:00
·Bill Reynolds: For QB Coen, tragedy lies beneath the surface2006-10-29 04:05:00
·Coen plays on without No. 1 fan2006-10-17 04:00:00
·Librarian was dedicated to students, family2006-09-19 17:02:58
·TORMENT OF BRAIN BUG PROF - Alasdair Crockett2006-09-19 13:43:35
·Widow of Lyme disease victim appeals for help2006-09-18 22:44:57
·Professor commits suicide after catching dementia from tick bite2006-09-17 22:17:12
·Tick talk: Family blames member's death on tickborne illness2006-08-21 04:00:00
·Death of York PA area doctor due to Lyme and ALS2006-04-29 20:40:02
·Emmy-winner Scott Brazil dies of ALS and Lyme disease at 502006-04-22 11:37:59
·Kym Cooper- Dead Woman's Own Letter Tells Her Lyme Disease Story2006-02-05 14:08:53
·Kym Cooper - Worn down by Lyme2006-01-22 01:56:26
·Kym Cooper, 1968-2006, After long battle with Lyme disease2006-01-19 13:51:02
·Tribe leader Francis mourned2006-01-14 18:22:58
·Easton mourns former selectman after fatal accident2005-12-17 13:04:17
·Educator, union leader dies from complications of Lyme disease2005-12-08 09:25:32
·'A TERRIBLE WAY TO GO'2005-10-22 14:39:56
·Leo Bogart, R.I.P. (1921-2005)2005-10-21 15:55:28
·Leo Bogart, 84, Sociologist Who Studied Role of Media in Culture, Is Dead2005-10-21 15:46:44
·Passages: Pat Pepper2005-10-10 01:11:11
·Man loses battle with Lyme disease2005-10-09 10:37:43

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Thank You For Visiting  LymeBlog

A lot of work goes into this website on a daily basis. It is rapidly growing in popularity with thousands of hits to the site each day.

This only proves that at times I can still follow instructions I write to myself and keep the site up.
(Only other Lymies would understand the humor of that statement. :) )

I started this site because no one, none of my friends, none of my family, could understand that what I was (am) going through was not just me. It is a lot of people going through the same thing.

I started searching the Internet and found information on a lot of good discussion groups but that information was not available to the general public.  You had to join the group in order to read the posts.

I found a lot of information and misinformation on websites too. I had learned enough from the discussion groups to be sceptical of some of this information. I had gleaned information from what each person was saying in their postings, not from any direct information. I really learned much more from reading people's personal stories on these discussion groups than from any official Lyme association website like the LDA.

Then I got the idea that there could be a site where people could put up daily logs, journals and diaries about their life with Lyme disease and other people, people with just a passing interest as well as those who are suffering from the disease,  could read them.

A place where the latest news articles about Lyme disease could be passively read by persons who are just curious or just wondering if they could have Lyme or if they should just give up when their doctor tells them that they couldn't have Lyme, that they are just getting old.

For family members it might help them understand that their loved one was not crazy. For people who had not yet realized that they might have Lyme it would help them move toward trying to find qualified help. For the misdiagnosed it could help them stop the wrong treatment and seek an LLMD.

Then I decided that keeping the latest news up on the site would help inform people on the scope of this infection much better than just telling them. Stories about a football player with Lyme, a country music performer with Lyme, stories from Europe and the United Kingdom, stories about famous writers with Lyme all have caused people to give a lot of positive feedback.

There is another reason, in my opinion, to have a place to share information like LymeBlog, so we can see what has worked for others and what doesn't work. As you can see from my blog I'm still fighting. I have now lost everything, my job, my home, my spouse and now my income from my disability insurance. I've even started accepting donations to try to cover the expenses.  Any amount is appreciated from $3.99 a month up.

I would like to thank each of you so much for your support, and if you would, please feel free to submit news articles and start a blog.
Being a Lymie I can use all the help I can get. :) zzzzzzz

Please let me know if you have any suggestions on how to improve the site and thank you again for taking the time to visit LymeBlog and for your help in getting the word out.

Mac McDonald
Managing Editor
LymeBlog



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