Alison Easton wrote this for me when I asked her about her Lyme story. And as it reads like an open letter and is in the first person and the declarative style, I will let it stand thus. I have made some minor grammatical corrections for readability but what you see below is one woman’s … More Lyme Disease: Stories From the Front Lines of An Epidemic – Alison E.
Here is another story written in the person’s own words, once again used with permission. Tonight as I watch the Olympic Games opening ceremonies, I am reminded that not all warriors get medals, not all fights are televised, and that the most worthy people are often those you have never heard of. ***** My … More Lyme Disease: Stories From the Front Lines of An Epidemic – Dawn L.
(Used with permission) This next story comes from a young lady with whom I have had the pleasure of conversing with on Facebook. Her posts are always upbeat, frequently witty, often useful. I have enjoyed getting to know her and am glad that I can now share her story with you. Gwyn has chronic Lyme … More Lyme Disease: Stories From the Front Lines of An Epidemic -Gwyn F.
Anne was diagnosed with fibromyalgia in 1986 after years of unexplained pain. For her, it was the midpoint in a life journey with unspecified physical ill-being on one side of the demarcation line and learning to cope with what she thought was fibromyalgia on the other side. ( She now realizes Lyme was the real … More Lyme Disease: Stories From the Front Lines of An Epidemic – Anne