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OPMC Reform

Signed by Gov. Paterson 2008

and

NYS Doctors are Offered Some Protection

 

Empire State Lyme Informational Brochures (free)-also, you can ask for a customized version for your group

 

Tick- Info Plus (Download 97 page Tick Management free)

 

Lyme and Tick-

Borne Disease Info

· The Beginning

· Rashes

· Early Detection 

· Testing

· Symptoms

· Additional Symptoms

· Co-infections

· Late stage Infection

· Antibiotics

· Treatment

· Herxheimer Reaction

· Mechanism of Action

· Survival Tactics

· The Bad News 

· Conclusion

· Good News

· Prevention

· Alternative Treatments

· Lyme Disease Politics

· Disclaimer

 

**PREVENTION**

 

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 Español

 

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

 

LYME BOOKS

and Books on 
Tick-Borne Diseases
plus

FREE: THE THIRD

GREAT PLAGUE

 

**Empire State Lyme Disease Association ~ Our Yahoo Discussion Group**

 

Children

Autism and Lyme Disease

Children

LYME & Pregnancy by John Drulle, MD

 

Misdiagnosis

Alzheimer's and Lyme Disease

 

LYME BORRELIOSIS and MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS

 

Worm Parasites, FILARIASIS Nematodes in ticks?

Nematode Spirochete Farmers

Nematode-Bacteria- Symbiosis

10 Questions For Scientists

 

Heart Disease & Lyme Disease & Lyme Carditis
 

Antibiotic

Resistance

 

ILADS TIPS TO AVOID CHRONIC LYME DISEASE

 

**US Senator Chuck Schumer, NY, on the
Board of Empire State 
Lyme Disease Association
**

 

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Freedom of Information Law Requests

Federal Health Reform

Implementation Timeline

 

Special Thanks

 

In Memory

of Keith Romaine 

 

 
 

 

SUPPORT GROUP MEETINGS

 PLEASE CHECK  BACK HERE FOR NEWS OF UPCOMING EVENTS

To be listed here, please contact EmpireStateLyme@aol.com

Please contact each support group for verification of dates and times.

Please click here for "Printable Versions" for directions or to print out flyers to post!

 

*Support Meetings are free and open to the public*

Information about Lyme and tick-borne diseases is provided for educational purposes only.  Meetings are usually open format.  We encourage questions, exchange of ideas and experiences, connection-making and we help with locating resources.  Everyone is welcome!  See the list below for currently active meetings.

On Long Island, meetings and events have been held in Southold, Hauppauge, Riverhead, Middle Island, Plainview, Huntington, Northport, Smithtown, Hampton Bays, Southampton, Great Neck, the North Shore, Bayville, Baldwin, Rockville Centre and other places.  If you are interested in meeting in any of these or another place, please contact us!

 

Go Here for Lyme Disease United Coalition Phone Support Groups!

EMPIRE STATE LYME DISEASE ASSOCIATION INC is proud to be affiliated with THE LYME DISEASE UNITED COALITION (The LDUC)  which has 150,000 members and growing!  Judith Weeg, President   Ph 515-432-3628  Toll free 800-311-7518 Fx  888-746-3810  LymeInfo@lduc.org    www.lduc.org  PO Box 86 Story City, IA 50248

From the LDUC: “Whoever destroys a soul, it is considered as if he destroyed an entire world.
And, whoever saves a life, it is considered as if he saved an entire world.”

 

 

Long Island Tick Talk Lyme Disease Support

of EMPIRE STATE LYME DISEASE ASSOCIATION INC

Saturday February 8, 2014 and Saturday March 8, 2014 in the Board Room upstairs

Saturday April 12, 2014 in MEETING ROOM E

Open Forum support group meeting

at the Patchogue-Medford Library usually in MEETING ROOM E, Patchogue, NY

 

Manorville Lyme Disease Support

of  EMPIRE STATE LYME DISEASE ASSOCIATION INC
Our next meeting will be announced.

For further information, contact empirestatelyme@aol.com


The Capital Region Chapter
of EMPIRE STATE LYME DISEASE ASSOCIATION INC

Our next meeting will be announced.
Location: Usually Bethlehem Public Library, 451 Delaware Ave., Delmar, NY 12054
Type: Unless otherwise noted, open forum meeting (no speaker)

Contact -Barbara at bjmeslda@yahoo.com

 

The Fingerlakes Region, Rochester 

Lyme Disease Support Group

of EMPIRE STATE LYME DISEASE ASSOCIATION INC

Support meetings on the third Sunday of Every Month From 2:00 to 4:00 PM 

At the Farmington Town Hall ~  1000 County Road 8, Farmington NY 14425

Email Fingerlakeslymegroup@yahoo.com  or corkyt@rochester.rr.com Ph 585-924-3558

 

Central New York Chapter

of EMPIRE STATE LYME DISEASE ASSOCIATION INC

Central New York is always the third Monday of the month at 6:30 PM

We are in the Community Room at Natur Tyme
3160 Erie Blvd E Syracuse, New York 13214

More information call 315-200-6541 or email LymeCNY@gmail.com

 

Cortland County Lyme Support Group

of EMPIRE STATE LYME DISEASE ASSOCIATION INC
MEETINGS WILL BE THE LAST WEDNESDAY OF EACH MONTH
WHERE: Marathon High School Room 110, Street, Marathon, NY

Ph 607-849-3127 ~ Laurie at
lauriejtebbe@yahoo.com

 

Mountaintop Lyme Support Group

of EMPIRE STATE LYME DISEASE ASSOCIATION INC
 We meet the first Thursday of every month.
WHERE: Hunter Public Library

at 7965 Main Street Hunter, NY

For more information, please contact ~ Regina at mountaintoplyme@gmail.com

 

Rockland County Lyme Disease Support Group

Meets the first Wednesday of each month at 7 PM

Where: Community Room, Suffern Village Hall, 61 Washington Ave, Suffern NY 10901

Who: Those dealing with effects of Lyme disease, family-friends welcome

Contact: Email – nancywc418@aol.com  Facebook- Lyme Disease Support Group, Rockland County

 

The Northern Dutchess Lyme Disease Support Group

Meets monthly on the second Thursday, 7:30pm

Location: The First Baptist Church, 9 Astor Drive, Rhinebeck, NY.

Facilitator Mary Belliveau, RN Mary@acadiahr.com 

On Long Island, meetings and events have been held in Southold, Hauppauge, Riverhead, Middle Island, Plainview, Huntington, Northport, Smithtown, Hampton Bays, Southampton, Great Neck, the North Shore, Bayville, Baldwin, Rockville Centre and other places.  If you are interested in meeting in any of these or another place, please contact us!

 

Rockville Centre

of EMPIRE STATE LYME DISEASE ASSOCIATION INC

Date to be announced

 

Woodbury-Huntington

of EMPIRE STATE LYME DISEASE ASSOCIATION INC

Date to be announced

 

Ridge Lyme Support Group
of EMPIRE STATE LYME DISEASE ASSOCIATION INC

Meetings will resume in 2014 

WHERE: Ridge Civic Center, Panamoka Trail, Lake Panamoka, Ridge, NY Going west on Rt. 25, you make a

 right onto Panamoka Trail; go 3 blocks and the Civic Center is on the right -  you will see the firehouse across the street.  

Heading east on Rt. 25, go past the William Floyd Parkway intersection and continue east until you see

"Panamoka Trail road sign on the left. Go left, head three blocks and the Civic Center is on the right.

Participants are encouraged All with questions about Lyme & tick-borne disease are welcome to attend!
Info 631- 929-6142 or Cathy at chahn720@verizon.net

 

Adirondack Lyme Disease Foundation

with EMPIRE STATE LYME DISEASE ASSOCIATION INC
Date to be announced

Support group meetings are scheduled to be held

at the Saratoga Springs Public Library, 49 Henry Street,
Saratoga Springs, NY in the Susman room, located on the lower level, from 7-8:30 PM

For more information, please email lmcallister@nycap.rr.com 

 

A Hope 4 Lyme

Support Meetings usually held at
Big Flats Community Center (Room C) 476 Maple Street Big Flats, NY 14814
This is free and open to anyone suffering from Lyme or other tick-borne diseases, caregivers,

children, friends & family who have questions and-or are looking for answers.

CONTACT Linda Wales Director-Treasurer
PO Box 1003 Elmira, NY 14902-1003
www.ahope4lyme.org

 

East Islip Lyme Disease Support

of EMPIRE STATE LYME DISEASE ASSOCIATION INC
Date to be announced

Open Forum support group meeting 

at the East Islip Public Library, East Islip, NY

For further information, contact empirestatelyme@aol.com

 

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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.        

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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.

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