The Critical Factors to Proper Lyme Disease Treatment
The Critical Factors to Proper Lyme Disease Treatment

Over a decade of researching the causes of numerous chronic diseases has led to the realization that tick-borne infections such as Borrelia burgdorferi, the spirochete responsible for Lyme disease, and its many co-infections are consistently present in patients suffering with chronic disease. Chroni...

Depression and Anxiety Linked to Lyme Disease
Depression and Anxiety Linked to Lyme Disease

In a recent Ted Talk, Professor Turhan Canli from Stony Brook University in New York asked, “Could depression actually be a form of infectious disease?” We say yes! While practicing medicine for 15 years and after treating thousands of patients who had chronic Lyme disease symptoms, our physicians f...

New Envita Study Explains How Lyme Disease Evades the Immune System, Forms Biofilm
New Envita Study Explains How Lyme Disease Evades the Immune System, Forms Biofilm

Our medical center, Envita, has just published an important new study which reveals the key complexities that must be addressed to finally overcome Lyme disease. This study explains how chronic Lyme disease ultimately resists most treatments via immune evasion, biofilm formation and constant (surfac...

Hidden Complications of Lyme Disease Treatment Unveiled by New Envita Study
Hidden Complications of Lyme Disease Treatment Unveiled by New Envita Study

Diagnostics are lacking, co-infections are rampant and Borrelia is evading the immune system; it is the most complex genome of any bacteria worldwide. Borrelia has a unique antigen shifting capacity which allows the infection to evade the immune system, constantly change its surface and with the hel...

Lyme Disease and Supplements - Why They Don't Work
Lyme Disease and Supplements - Why They Don't Work

Many patients are spending a lot of time and money on self-treatment for Lyme disease. Oral supplementation of vitamins, herbs, minerals, and amino acids has provided some relief and assistance to patients but it's just not enough. Nearly 100 percent of the patients that come to us have done some su...

Biofilm – The Unseen Protector of Lyme Disease
Biofilm – The Unseen Protector of Lyme Disease

After many years of patients not getting well, fresh research shows that biofilm communities may be protecting Lyme disease and other co-infections from full spectrum antibiotic therapy effectiveness. The good news is that there are new, essential treatment strategies addressing antibiotic treatment...

Stop Treating Lyme Disease and Treat the Complex
Stop Treating Lyme Disease and Treat the Complex

Treating Lyme disease comprehensively isn't as easy as it sounds. Our vast clinical experience uncovers why so many patients suffer needlessly and never reach best outcomes. With the huge underreported number of cases and despite a burgeoning growth in public awareness, Lyme disease for so many is s...

Alzheimer's Linked To Lyme Disease, Keeping Your Memory Strong
Alzheimer's Linked To Lyme Disease, Keeping Your Memory Strong

A fate worse than death. That's how many see Alzheimer's and dementia, terrifying diseases that slowly eat away at cognitive function, crippling memory, perception, motor function and language ability until very little remains of the mind. But some new clinical and functional medicine findings may h...

Finally, Critical Obstacles in Lyme Disease Treatment and Diagnosis Mastered
Finally, Critical Obstacles in Lyme Disease Treatment and Diagnosis Mastered

Throughout America and Canada, a staggering number of patients suffer from memory loss, joint pain, flu-like symptoms, chronic fatigue and muscle aches, among other complex neurological symptoms. Strangely, these patients are being told their condition is all in their head. Even when diagnosed corre...

Lyme Disease and Complications - The Hidden Public Health Problem You Need To Know
Lyme Disease and Complications - The Hidden Public Health Problem You Need To Know

The misconception and vast misdiagnosis of tick borne illness such as Lyme disease may in-fact be leading to many patients unnecessarily suffering of chronic health conditions such as fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue and autoimmune diseases. These conditions curiously share many of the same clinical sy...

The Surprising Link Between Fibromyalgia and Lyme Disease
The Surprising Link Between Fibromyalgia and Lyme Disease

If you've been diagnosed with fibromyalgia, you know better than anyone the pain, frustration and anxiety associated with this difficult to define disease. Ask anyone what the worst part about fibromyalgia (FMS) is and they might list the numbness, pain, difficulty sleeping, irritable bowel syndrome...

Fibromyalgia and Chronic Lyme Disease Linked to Accelerated Aging in Patients
Fibromyalgia and Chronic Lyme Disease Linked to Accelerated Aging in Patients

Suffering from diseases like fibromyalgia, chronic Lyme disease complex or autoimmune diseases is bad enough, not to mention finding a medical center that can diagnosis and treat the problem correctly, but one of the lesser-known side-effects of chronic disease is accelerated aging throughout the bo...

Smart Foods that Impact Your Fight With Chronic Disease and Cancer
Smart Foods that Impact Your Fight With Chronic Disease and Cancer

Dieting is one of the most important keys to recovering from chronic disease and cancer. You see, even a relatively healthy person that falls ill needs to facilitate their body, as their immune system is incredibly taxing on the body's need for nutrients. This is especially important for patients of...

Lyme Disease Treatment - A Primer on Monitoring Recovery
Lyme Disease Treatment - A Primer on Monitoring Recovery

Suffering from Lyme disease is never easy. Treatments can be complicated and co-infections, (such as additional virus, bacteria, fungal and even parasitic infections, which LLMD's Lyme literate medical doctors identify as Lyme disease complex) can be devastating. While oral antibiotics such as doxyc...

Is Fibromyalgia the Real Diagnosis?
Is Fibromyalgia the Real Diagnosis?

What is the real diagnosis for fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome? Does the long list of symptoms that accompany these very real diseases warrant the conventional treatments, such as pain medications, sleep-aids, anti-seizure medications and anti-depressants? Clinically, we have seen in these...

Fibromyalgia Breakthrough - Treat The Causes, Not Just The Symptoms
Fibromyalgia Breakthrough - Treat The Causes, Not Just The Symptoms

Idiopathic disease is defined as one that develops without any apparent or known causes. That is the term used for fibromyalgia, autoimmune diseases, including lupus and chronic fatigue syndrome. While many of these diseases have recognizable signs and symptoms, the lack of causality haunts medical...

Chronic Lyme Disease Coinfection - Ehrlichiosis and Cancer Implications
Chronic Lyme Disease Coinfection - Ehrlichiosis and Cancer Implications

Patients who actually suffer from chronic Ehrlichiosis are often misdiagnosed as having autoimmune disorders or other chronic disease with similar symptomologies, as Ehrlichiosis is generally not tested for. Symptoms typically associated with this infection are a high fever, headache, chills, as wel...

Keys to Uprooting Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Epstein-Barr Virus and Infectious Mononucleosi...
Keys to Uprooting Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Epstein-Barr Virus and Infectious Mononucleosis, Lyme Disease Complex

Epstein-Barr (EBV), also known as HHV-4, is a common human herpes virus that will infect virtually everyone on the planet at some point in their lifetimes. It is possible for EBV to remain dormant in the body throughout the entirety of an individual's life span. Typically, the disease is transmitted...

The Reasons Why Insurance Companies Refuse to Cover Natural Medicine
The Reasons Why Insurance Companies Refuse to Cover Natural Medicine

It's a question patients ask us all the time: why doesn't insurance cover natural medicine? The fast answer to the question is that insurance limits our ability to help patients. We will see the convoluted bureaucratic nonsense that feeds one of the world's biggest industries at the expense of patie...

Cytomegalovirus - A Chronic Lyme Disease Coinfection and Cancer-Causing Agent
Cytomegalovirus - A Chronic Lyme Disease Coinfection and Cancer-Causing Agent

Approximately 80 percent of adults in the United States are infected with cytomegalovirus (CMV), a disease that affects most people across the globe. CMV is a member of the herpes family and shares the common ability to remain alive, yet dormant, in the human body for the life of its human host. Rar...

Five Essential Strategies for Treating Chronic Lyme Disease
Five Essential Strategies for Treating Chronic Lyme Disease

Anything that is worth doing typically requires more than a single step to complete. Such tasks take time, most of which requiring hard work and sustained effort. One must prepare and implement a strategy and then persevere until the conclusion is reached. With that said, our Lyme disease protocol h...

Chronic Lyme Disease - The Necessary Treatments
Chronic Lyme Disease - The Necessary Treatments

If Lyme disease is caught early, it can be treated relatively well with a reasonable course of antibiotics. However, most Lyme disease patients and their physicians do not catch it early on, if at all. For patients who have had Lyme disease for more than a year, significantly more extensive treatmen...

How is Human Herpes Virus 6 (HHV-6) Related to Chronic Lyme Disease Complex
How is Human Herpes Virus 6 (HHV-6) Related to Chronic Lyme Disease Complex

First reported in 1986, human herpesvirus 6 (HHV-6) has since become one of the most widespread members of human herpes viruses and comes in two related variants: HHV-6A and HHV-6B. Though nearly identical, there are differences in their epidemiology and pathogenicity. HHV-6B is acquired in early ch...

Understanding Lyme Disease
Understanding Lyme Disease

Lyme disease, also recognized as "the great imitator," is essentially one of the most misunderstood and widely growing illnesses in our country. Because its symptoms resemble that of so many other diseases and because our conventional medical community continues to be misinformed, stricken patients...

Bartonella, A Chronic Lyme Disease Coinfection, is More Causing Chronic Fatigue Problems
Bartonella, A Chronic Lyme Disease Coinfection, is More Causing Chronic Fatigue Problems

Bartonella are bacteria that live within cells and find human beings quite hospitable. Bartonella henselae is the causative agent of the notorious cat-scratch fever, endocarditis, and several other serious diseases in humans. These bacteria comprise one of Lyme disease complex's most troublesome coi...

Chronic Lyme Disease's Parasitic Coinfection Babesiosis
Chronic Lyme Disease's Parasitic Coinfection Babesiosis

Intraerythrocytic parasite Babesia microiti causes Babesiosis, an infection that dwells inside red blood cells. Through asexual budding, the parasite reproduces within the blood cells themselves. It is transmitted by the same tick that transmits B. burgdorferi, the causative agent of Lyme disease. T...

The Connection Between Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Lupus, Fibromyalgia, Autoimmune Disease a...
The Connection Between Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Lupus, Fibromyalgia, Autoimmune Disease and Chronic Lyme Disease

Idiopathic disease, one that presents without any definitive causes, can have recognizable signs and symptoms. It remains the causality, however, that troubles medical schools, private practices and hospitals. Only pharmaceutical companies benefit from ongoing symptom treatments ordered for CFS, Lup...

Lyme Disease Testing - A Difficult Diagnosis Contributes Can Lead to Problems
Lyme Disease Testing - A Difficult Diagnosis Contributes Can Lead to Problems

Second only to AIDS, Lyme disease is among the fastest-growing infectious diseases in the United States, yet it is widely under-reported and misunderstood. In fact, some estimates suggest the number of Lyme disease cases is 15 times higher than what is reported. This is an extraordinary figure, espe...

Symptoms of Lyme Disease - The Great Imitator
Symptoms of Lyme Disease - The Great Imitator

The symptomology of Lyme disease is varied and diverse, resulting in significant difficulty in diagnosis. Known as "The Great Imitator," Lyme disease can mimic the symptoms of Fibromyalgia, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, MS, ALS, Parkinson's and Alzheimer's, as well as more than some 350 other diseases....

How Lyme Disease and its Treatments Work
How Lyme Disease and its Treatments Work

Here is a 3D animation that illustrates how Lyme disease functions inside of the body followed by a review of different Lyme disease treatments. For a more in-depth discussion of Lyme disease and its treatment, watch our short webinars. We will walk you through our strategies and explain how Envita...