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Borne Disease Info

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Lyme tests are not accurate-2005 John Hopkins study


Articles on the Persistence and Virulence of Lyme

by Miklossy, Luft, Barthold,  others


*Support Group Meetings*


Empire State Lyme en Espaņol


Michele Moynihan's Presentation "Lyme Disease: Be Lyme Wise* is a Great Educational Presentation for School Children 



on Tick-Borne Diseases plus


and The Third Great Plague



Autism and Lyme Disease


LYME & Pregnancy by John Drulle, MD



Alzheimer's and Lyme Disease

ALS and Lyme




Worm Parasites, FILARIASIS Nematodes in ticks?

Nematode Spirochete Farmers

Nematode-Bacteria- Symbiosis

10 Questions For Scientists


Heart Disease & Lyme Disease & Lyme Carditis






**Senator Schumer, on Board of Empire State Lyme Disease Association**



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2010 Federal Health Reform

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Special Thanks


In Memory

of Keith Romaine 




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Servicing Moriches to Montauk, Wading River to Orient Point & Shelter Island



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Interesting FREE book by John H Stokes on Syphilis go here:



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*Support Groups are alphabetically listed by town or region. Special event and news are listed separately. People connect, exchange ideas, share experiences and resources. Meetings are open forum, free and open to the public. All are welcome.


SUPPORT GROUPS with scheduled meetings

(Albany) Capital Region Teens With Lyme Group CapitalRegionTeensWithLyme@gmail.com or Go here

(Binghamton) Southern Tier Lyme Support Group Monthly Meetings in Broome County, NY

(Camillus, Syracuse) Empire State Lyme Disease Association of Onondaga County holds Monthly meetings 2ond Tuesdays 7 pm at Camillus Senior Center 25-1st Street Camillus, NY 13031 mconan@twcny.rr.com  or thislittlemiss@verizon.net or go here for more info

(Chittenango, Syracuse) CNY LYME SUPPORT (CNYLS) of Empire State Lyme Disease Association Inc. Providing a place for members to share feelings & concerns, offering a faith-based perspective in coping with the complexities of living with Lyme. Monthly meetings held at Sullivan Free Library, Chittenango  CNYlyme@gmail.com Ph 315-687-6540

(Cortland) Cortland County Lyme Support Group of Empire State Lyme Disease Association Inc laurietebbe@yahoo.com Ph 607-849-3170

(Horseheads) A HOPE 4 LYME  Monthly meetings on 1st Tuesdays 6 - 8 pm at Maranatha Bible Chapel, 774 Sing Sing Rd, Horseheads, NY Ph 570-537-6616 or see www.ahope4lyme.org

(Long Island) Long Island Teen Lyme Support Group  lymeliteratesg@yahoo.com  Ph 917-560-8580

(Manhattan) NYC Lyme Disease Support Group Monthly meetings on 2nd Tuesdays 7-9 pm alisonmurphy@earthlink.net

(Rhinebeck) Northern Dutchess Lyme Support Monthly meetings on 2ond Thursdays 7:30 pm at the First Baptist Church, 9 Astor Drive, Rhinebeck, NY  Mary@acadiahr.com

(Rochester) The Fingerlakes Region, Rochester Lyme Disease Support of Empire State Lyme Disease Association Inc Monthly meetings 3rd Sundays  2-4 pm in the Lake Ontario Room, first floor, Irondequoit Public Library, 1290 Titus Ave, Rochester, NY 14617 (Park and enter at back of the building and follow "Meeting Rooms" signs to your right, NOTE: Library closes at 4) rochesterlyme@gmail.com   Ph 585-237-8095 FB Rochester Lyme Group

(Suffern) Rockland County Lyme Disease Support Group nancywc418@aol.com  FB- Lyme Disease Support Group, Rockland County

(Syracuse) Lyme Central New York Chapter of Empire State Lyme Disease Association Inc Monthly meetings 3rd Mondays 6:30 pm in the Community Room at Natur Tyme 3160 Erie Blvd E Syracuse, New York 13214 LymeCNY@gmail.com  Ph 315-200-6541

(Utica) Mohawk Valley Lyme Support Group Monthly meetings on 3rd Sundays 2-4 pm. in Utica, NY Check website for updates! MVLymeSG@gmail.com  or MVLymeGroup@yahoo.com  FB https://www.facebook.com/mohawkvalleylyme 

Ph: 315-570-3402  URL www.mohawkvalleylymesupportgroup.com/schedule  


SUPPORT GROUPS with meeting dates to be announced  

Albany - The Capital Region Chapter of Empire State Lyme Disease Association Inc bjmeslda@yahoo.com

Babylon ~ West Islip Lyme Support of Empire State Lyme Disease Association Inc

Center Moriches-Manorville Lyme Support of Empire State Lyme Disease Association Inc

Eastport  ~ East Moriches Lyme Support of Empire State Lyme Disease Association Inc.

Middle Island ~ Ridge ~ Rocky Point ~ Lyme Support Group of Empire State Lyme Disease Association Inc chahn720@verizon.net

North Shore ~ Great Neck Chapter of Empire State Lyme Disease Association Inc 


The following  Empire State Lyme Disease Association Inc groups have suspended meetings until further notice

Hunter, Mountaintop Lyme Support Group mountaintoplyme@gmail.com, Lyme Support Group, Long Island Tick Talk Lyme Support, East Islip Lyme and Adirondack Lyme Disease Foundation 

Info empirestatelyme@aol.com


We need volunteers. Events are held across Long Island and New York State, including but not limited to Oneonta, Onondaga, Chittenango, Southold, Hauppauge, Riverhead, Middle Island, Plainview, Huntington, Northport, Smithtown, Hampton Bays, Southampton, Glenn Falls, Saratoga, Delmar, Guilderland, Center Moriches, East Moriches, Montauk, Great Neck, the North Shore, Bayville, Baldwin, Rhinebeck, NYC, Upper West Side of Manhattan, Broome County, New Hartford, NY, Rockville Center.  Info EmpireStateLyme@aol.com  



Lyme disease is pandemic and people hold Lyme Awareness events worldwide!



Dear Friends, your tax deductible contribution will help us to reach our goals for victims of Lyme and tick-borne diseases.  (See our statement below)  Your receipt can be used for your tax return.

If you are planning to make a Memorial, Tribute, or Special Occasion Donation, we have a special form for this purpose.  You can mail us or email empirestatelyme@aol.com  with your special request.  (Please supply the mailing address of the person you wish to notify of your gift, if you wish to inform the honoree.)


For a direct donation, please send check or money order to

Empire State Lyme Disease Association, Inc. 

PO Box 874

Manorville, NY 11949


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Last Modified: April 15, 2018



Lyme WebRing Here.
The Empire State Lyme Disease Association, Inc. is a nonprofit charitable organization incorporated in NYS and dedicated to education, prevention,  awareness and patient support for tick-borne illnesses including Lyme disease.  Our goal is education about prevention of tick bites and the importance of early diagnosis of the diseases transmitted by ticks.  We offer patient support and work for awareness of the need for health care for victims of both early and later diagnosed tick-borne diseases.Information on this site is offered to help further awareness of Lyme and associated diseases.  We hope that the information will help you to become more familiar with the subject of tick borne illnesses, but the information on this web site should not be used as a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. The information on this web site does not represent endorsement or an official position of Empire State Lyme Disease Association, Inc. or any of its directors, officers, advisors or members. Please consult a physician for all medical advice, including advice on testing, treatment and care of a patient who has or may have Lyme or any associated tick borne diseases Back to Top