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On the day his wife announced she was pregnant with their third child, Ross Douthat found a swelling on his ...
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Leonie Shanahan had made it. She had chased a long-held dream; and worked hard to make a name for herself ...
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After an arduous and soul-destroying battle with Lyme disease and related health issues, on Saturday 7 August 2021, courageous, kind ...
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Children as young as 2 have been denied urgent healthcare for a bacterial infection due to the Department of Health’s ...
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By Jacqui van Teulingen At the LivLyme Summit in Colorado we heard about the progression in laboratory testing for Lyme ...
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By Marie Brown Examination of one hundred blood samples from Australian patients suggests that many have been exposed to Lyme ...
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This is Kara Perrin.If her face looks kind-of familiar, it’s because she’s kind-of famous! Actor, model, dancer, journalist and media ...
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Book review by Dr John A Duley PhD LDAA Scientific Advisory Committee(Honorary Senior Fellow, School of Pharmacy, The University of ...
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In response to a complaint filed by the Patient Centered Care Advocacy Group (PCCAG), the Infectious Diseases Society of America ...
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THE MISTREATMENT OF BARBARA WAS A TRAGIC END TO HER LIFEBy John Curnow and Francene Lee Taylor In 2018 The ...
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An Australian’s story of a global illness Dr Melissa Keogh is an Australian clinical psychologist, writer and commentator based in ...
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By Maree Kratzer Many patients of tick-borne illness face an uphill battle for recognition in Australia. Not only do they ...
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At the 2019 International Lyme and Associated Diseases Society ILADS Conference in Boston – the largest Lyme disease conference in ...
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Hi! My name is Miranda and like many who will read this review, I have Lyme or Lyme-like symptoms as ...
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A debilitating illness that has been slowly ensnaring the lives of many Australians in its clutches is on a worryingly ...
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I’m not the only one. Many of you know me as a person who shows strength, courage, adventure and a ...
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In 2020, award-winning actor, writer and theatre-maker, Andi Snelling came on board as an ambassador for the Lyme Disease Association ...
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In the latest, Australian Lyme: A Global View series, Dr Robert Rowen talks to Sharon Whiteman, CEO, LDAA about ozone ...
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Eight years ago, Ryan Stig – now an LDAA Ambassador – was playing halfback for the Newcastle Knights and at ...
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In this video above you can watch Dr Edward Dulitksy PhD MD (Ru) give a presentation where he shares his ...
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