Lyme Disease Challenge 2015

If you don’t know someone who has Lyme Disease, you soon will.  Now an epidemic, Lyme disease is the fastest growing vector-born disease in the United States with over 300,000 people contracting it annually.

What’s crazy is that the CDC doesn’t recognize Lyme as a chronic disease though many people go years before a proper diagnosis and treatment.  Treatment itself can take years.

This March the Lyme Disease Challenge begins!

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Details are forthcoming but for now here is how you can get involved:

Like and share the Facebook Page and be ready to help launch and spread the effort by March 1!

Lyme Disease Challenge is a grassroots social media campaign scheduled to launch on March 1, 2015 to spread Lyme Disease Awareness…

Why a Challenge? Because those suffering from Lyme Disease and co-infections are challenged in all aspects of diagnosis, treatment, and research funding. We need your help to make a change. Lyme Patients Need More Effective Treatment

While those who are able to get promptly diagnosed and treated with antibiotics generally have a better prognosis, there is a significant percentage of patients who are not timely diagnosed or otherwise do not respond to treatment…

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Lyme Disease Challenge is now on Instagram, Twitter, Pinterest as well as Facebook! Please be sure to like, follow, share, pin and retweet!

Facebook Planning Group (3,000+ and growing; for those who want to participate in the planning discussion):https://www.facebook.com/groups/939046886111392/

Instagram: http://instagram.com/lymediseasechallenge/

Twitter: https://twitter.com/LymeChallenge

Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/LymeChallenge/

 

Lyme Disease Challenge 2015 – Help take a bite out of Lyme.