Denial and death: Kay’s battle with Lyme in her partner’s words

Denial and death: Kay’s battle with Lyme in her partner’s words


A debilitating illness that has been slowly ensnaring the lives of many Australians in its clutches is on a worryingly gradual rise. Yet the Australian healthcare and medical industry are determined to refute the existence of Lyme in Australia. One of the recent victims of Chronic Lyme disease in Australia was Kay Hicking, a loving […]


Running Through My Veins

Running Through My Veins


I’m not the only one. Many of you know me as a person who shows strength, courage, adventure and a passion for life. In 2016 my veins were cursed with Lyme disease – a chronic illness that has made every day since like living with a monster inside of me.  Some people have walked parts […]


Andi Snelling urges her fellow Lyme Warriors to enjoy the mundane


In 2020, award-winning actor, writer and theatre-maker, Andi Snelling came on board as an ambassador for the Lyme Disease Association of Australia.


DR ROBERT ROWEN: LYME PATIENTS SHOULD PRACTICE A CLEAN DIET DAILY

DR ROBERT ROWEN: LYME PATIENTS SHOULD PRACTICE A CLEAN DIET DAILY


In the latest, Australian Lyme: A Global View series, Dr Robert Rowen talks to Sharon Whiteman, CEO, LDAA about ozone treatment and its history. Dr Rowen has been practising for over 3 decades. He graduated a Phi Beta Kappa from Johns Hopkins University before attending medical school at the University of California, San Francisco. In the […]


FROM PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALL TO LYME DISEASE AND BACK

FROM PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALL TO LYME DISEASE AND BACK


Eight years ago, Ryan Stig – now an LDAA Ambassador – was playing halfback for the Newcastle Knights and at the age of 22, he appeared to have the rugby-league world in Australia at his feet. He played 13 games for Newcastle and was rewarded by a two-year contract by incoming coach, Wayne Bennett. But his promising […]