What is Chronic Lyme Disease?

Chronic Lyme Disease

Introduction to Lyme disease Before bringing the readers to the gist of the topic we shall introduce them to a basic knowledge of Lyme disease to get a better understanding of this illness. Lyme disease is one of the most common diseases on the Northern Hemisphere. It is an infectious disease, spread … Read more

Alana’s Lyme Journey – Part 12 – And so it begins…

medication

The medication begins In addition to all the oral antibiotics, I will start IV antibiotics. I never thought that I would have to go that route, but I’m praying that this will speed up the healing process.   Additional medical expenses! After much going back forth on whether or not my insurance … Read more

Alana’s Lyme Journey – Part 11 – Waiting

Test Results

Test results from another LLMD I finally received the test results from my LLMD in the Northern Dallas area. Since it was a Lab Corp test, of course, my test results came back negative (according to them). On my IgM, I had band 23 this time come back as present, but nothing … Read more

Alana’s Lyme Journey – Part 10 – Support Group Meeting

Alana’s Lyme Journey – Part 10 – Support Group Meeting

Note: these are only excerpts of Alana’s Lyme journal, which may have come out much earlier, and not based on current experiences. On the next meeting – Dr. Lee Cowden Next month, the North Texas Lyme Support Group is having Dr. Lee Cowden speak during their group meeting. He is going to … Read more

Alana’s Lyme Journey – Part 17 – More on Supplements

Alanas Lyme Journey

Nutramedix In my previous article, I listed the supplements and herbs that I take for the Cowden Protocol. I purchase some of the herbs directly from my doctor and others I order from Nutramedix. Nutramedix is the company that manufactures the following herbs/supplements that I take for the Cowden Protocol: Cumanda; Serrapeptase; … Read more

Alana’s Lyme Journey – Part 9 – Appointment With Another LLMD

meeting with llmd

Meeting with another LLMD I met with the doctor whose contact information I received from a woman I met at the North Texas Lyme Support Group meeting. He definitely seems to be very well informed about Lyme disease! Who would have thought that an LLMD would be practicing medicine fifteen minutes from … Read more

Alana’s Lyme Journey – Part 15 – The Cowden Protocol

unhappy person

Feeling disappointment with the course of my journey It’s been a while and much has happened since I last posted as a very unhappy Lymie, without a treatment plan, and feeling rather abandoned by an LLMD. Since things were not going well with my LLMD, I decided to do more research into … Read more