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  • Honoring Neil Spector, MD – Hero To Lyme Patients

    WE LOST YOUR PRESENCE …WE SHED OUR TEARS…BUT NOW WE KNOW…YOUR “VOICE” … is HERE!DID YOU KNOW? If a brilliant doctor like Dr. Neil Spector was misdiagnosed and misunderstood for years … what chance does a child with Lyme Carditis have? PLEASE, please … take the time to listen to his wonderful presentation from 2017! […]

  • Is It Covid-19 Or Lyme Infection? Be Aware

    BE VERY CAREFUL THIS SUMMER! It is a “Ticky” and “Tricky” time … Michael musicians4childrenwithlyme.comMusicians For Children With LYME Read the full article here:

  • Learning About Lyme – Bitten and the Landmark Film Under Our Skin – Why They Are Important

    When you have LYME infection (a tick-borne bacterial pathogen that slowly invades your entire body over time) you suffer from many horrible effects. Perhaps you have persistent high fevers, or extremely painful swollen joints. You might be so fatigued you can barely function. Cognition gets slow and confused (the classic “BRAIN FOG” you may have heard about), […]

  • A Child’s First Experience With Lyme Disease

    Here is a great excerpt from writer Sarah Katz’s recent article describing her childhood experience when Lyme infection struck her family:“l first felt the dread associated with dealing with an epidemic 20 years ago, when I was 11 years old and living with my family of six in a wooded, suburban neighborhood in North Potomac, […]

  • Helping your child avoid Coronavirus and Lyme disease

    As if the Coronavirus pandemic isn’t bad enough, we’re heading into peak tick season. With schools closed and kids running around their backyards, I wonder if folks are taking appropriate precautions. Year after year, children have the highest number of tick bites. As most tick-borne illnesses begin with flu-like symptoms, I worry that many children […]