“The person who says it cannot be done should not interrupt the person doing it.”
— Chinese Proverb
Stand Up For Lyme is a small, focused group of Texas patients working to promote Lyme disease awareness and education to other patients, the public, and medical professionals, and to act as a resource for Texas legislators and agencies.
Crisis of care: the Lyme controversy is costing Texans access to health care practitioners specializing in lyme disease
What does this mean for you?
You may not yet know it, but there is a health care crisis in Texas. For some, it merely lurks in the shadows; for those already afflicted with tick-borne illness, it may be life-threatening as access to competent medical care slips away. Texas is now joining California, New York, Florida, Pennsylvania, and other states to mobilize for protection of our Lyme disease specialists from unwarranted harassment by their medical boards. Continued »
Connecticut Attorney General to Investigate IDSA Guidelines Process
Investigation into the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) Lyme disease guidelines development process looks into possible anti-trust violations by the IDSA.
Help Raise Awareness Among Epidemiologists
Dr. Daniel J. Cameron has published a critique of the Klempner trials. See how you can help raise its popularity ».
Sign LDA Petition protesting IDSA Exclusionary Guidelines
The Lyme Disease Association (LDA) has created a petition against new guidelines published in October by the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA). Sign the petition. Your personal information will be kept private. See the LDA site for details.