24 May 2017

Contagion*Logo used by permissionLDA President Pat Smith is featured on Contagion®Live, Infectious Diseases Today in an article entitled “Is the Medical Community Behind the Times When It Comes to Treating Lyme?”

Read it here: www.contagionlive.com/news/is-the-medical-community-behind-the-times-when-it-comes-to-treating-lyme


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14 May 2017

2017 05 Smith ContagionContagionLive, Infectious Diseases Today, interviewed Pat Smith, President, Lyme Disease Association on various topics surrounding Lyme and tick-borne disease.  See all 9 segments of the interview now.

Click here for list of all 9 segments

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28 May 2017

LDA ProclamationStates and counties throughout the US have proclaimed May Lyme Disease Awareness Month.

Many states and counties have taken steps to raise awareness regarding Lyme and tick-borne diseases.  Declaring "May Lyme Awareness Month" is one move to help remind people spring is here, ticks are out, prevention & proper education are your best tools to staying healthy.

Proclamations are issued by governors and resulutions are adopted by the legislature.  The LDA salutes and thanks all the governors, legislators, Lyme groups, and advocates who have helped raise awareness throughout the year.  Your efforts make a difference! 

See if your state has joined in May Lyme Awareness & Read the state proclamations.

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04 May 2017

2017 ChrisSmith Pat Rich House LymeCaucus loMay is Lyme Disease Awareness Month. The Lyme Disease Association says Let’s get our Representatives in the US House of Representatives to sign up for the House Lyme Caucus. It is a bi-partisan group working together in Congress to take action on Lyme & tick-borne diseases. Under the leadership of Congressmen Chris Smith (NJ) and co-chair Colin Peterson (MN)...

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18 April 2017

2017 Midcoast Lyme Disease Support and Education Conference FlyerLDANet member, Midcoast Lyme Disease Support & Education will host a Lyme Education Conference on April 29, 2017 at the Wiscasset Community Center in Wicasset, ME.  Featured speakers include Pat Smith, President of the Lyme Disease Association; Doug Priest of Igenex; Dr. Meryl Nass, MD; and Bob Maurais of Mainely Ticks. Dr Kenneth Liegner, MD is the keynote speaker, and there will be a full panel of Lyme Literate Physicians for a Q & A. Special guest speakers are Lori Dennis, author of Lyme Madness; Brandi Dean of the Dean Center for Tick-borne Illness; and Jordan Fisher Smith, author, speaker, featured in Under Our Skin.

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