Ben’s story is - in a weird way - not that special, at least not for people who have the neurological version of Lyme. This fact alone might be shocking for you. If Lyme is a new subject to you, you will hardly want to believe this is a “normal” life story.
Hi, Im Gale. I have no idea when I was infected with Lyme. I do know that my first tick bite was at age 13 or so and I got it in Massachusetts.
In de zomer van 1997 ontdekte ik op mijn linkerborst een rare uitslag. Ik heb dit enige dagen aangekeken, maar omdat het niet verdween, ben ik toch maar even naar de huisarts gegaan.
Normally I'm a really private person, especially on the internet, but I think it's important that I tell my story here too. Because I think this disease needs much more attention. The attention it deserves.
As a kid we always used to go to the woods walking. My sisters ran and skipped and I strolled back there. Looked around and enjoyed the large trees with its leaves ... Always with a smile but always with ' sore legs '.
In this blog you can read the short story my own 32 year experience with Lyme. I wrote it down for inspirational or educational purposes and to provide hope that you actually can get better. The longer version can be found in the book 'Shifting the Lyme Paradigm'