Beyond Montana Lyme Stories

Styling  a  Lyme  Bill ~ Washington Guest Post by Hannah Elise Miller Kato

Styling  a  Lyme  Bill ~ Washington Guest Post by Hannah Elise Miller Kato

What  do  you  wear  to  witness  the  signing  of  a  state  bill  by  the  Governor?  As  I  picked  over  my  closet  I  thought about  how  I  arrived  at  this  day.  I  thought  about  my  long  fight  over  the  last  ten  plus  years.  I  thought  about  it all;  the  sleepless  nights,  the  progressive  symptoms  that  waxed […]

Prologue ~ Guest Series from Washington’s Recognizing Chronic Lyme Bill Supporters

Prologue ~ Guest Series from Washington’s Recognizing Chronic Lyme Bill Supporters

Washington’s SB 5448, Recognizing Chronic Lyme was signed Friday, April 24, by Governer Inslee.  There will be more steps in the future, but the signing makes way for some of the stories from the inspiring patients that supported this bill. I love to share other people’s stories and other people’s work, and the patients advocating […]

“To My Family, Friends, and Acquaintances” ~ A Lyme Letter

“We are not lazy, crazy or taking advantage. We research, and bombard you with information because we want you to understand. We want your support. We stand up for ourselves, and promote awareness because if we don’t, who will?” This letter was shared with the members of the 1,000 Letters Lyme Campaign, and is posted here […]

Debby Jo’s Letter ~ 1,000 Letters Campaign

This is another patient’s letter from the 1,000 Letters Lyme Campaign, posted with permission. See also Kristine’s Letter, Heather’s Letter, My Letter, the 1,000 Letters tab under ‘On-going Campaigns’ or find the group on facebook (The 1,000 Letters Lyme Campaign) to request membership (you can participate without being on facebook).  More stories will be published over time, […]

“Hope and Healing with Lyme Disease” ~ Riley’s Story (Video to Share)

“So whatever we’re in in the moment, sometimes it’s hard to imagine what’s coming….” ~Riley’s Mother, towards the end of the video

Dana’s (Video) Story ~ Sound Familiar?

“Courage isn’t having the strength to go on…it’s going on when you don’t have the strength.” This is the face of courage and hope! (Posted with permission…..scroll down AFTER you watch the video for something you will be very happy to know)

Kristine’s Letter ~ 1,000 Letters Lyme Campaign

This is another patient’s letter from the 1,000 Letters Lyme Campaign, posted with permission. See also Heather’s Letter, My Letter, or visit the group on facebook (The 1,000 Letters Lyme Campaign) to request membership (you can participate without being on facebook).  More stories will be published over time, but these are just a few examples of […]