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Monthly Support Group

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Sharing Information and Facts about Lyme Disease. Held Third Monday on the the Month Via Zoom: 5:30 PM – 7 PM PST.

Support Group News

January Meeting:  Deborah Knapp RN, a nurse working in the hospital in Redding CA shared in great detail about the make up of the current Covid vaccines available and how they work.  Was very interesting and informative.

February Meeting:  Lyme warrior and board member, Daphne Raitt shared her story of her recent fight against Covid, how sick she became, what she learned and how happy she is to be alive. Wow!

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Lyme Disease

America’s Fastest Growing Vector Borne Infectious Disease!

LACK OF ADEQUATE FEDERAL FUNDING

The funding for Lyme Disease is $63. per patient while less common vector borne diseases like Malaria and West Nile have 1800 and 200 times the per patient funding.

500,000 NEW CASES PER YEAR

Reported by the CDC. Nearly 5 times higher than cases reported in 1991. Tick borne illness is a growing crisis and infectious ticks are on the move due to changing climatic conditions.

NO CURE OR ACCURATE TESTING

Current tests recommended by the CDC miss up to 60% of acute infections. 40% of Lyme patients end up with chronic health problems due to delayed diagnosis.

The Many Faces Of Lyme

Tanya

I was 33 and living in Vacaville, CA when I was bitten by a tick in my front yard.  At…

Jeanette

I was born and raised in Johnson County, Iowa, and spent my childhood summers…

Greg

I am a 40 year old California native who grew up playing many sports and brought…

Michael

I was a Post World War II young kid growing up in the 1950 ‘s. We lived in San Diego…

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