#142: Dr. Elena Frid

Dr. Elena Frid is a Board Certified Neurologist and Clinical Neurophysiologist, widely regarded as a investigating diagnostician,adviser and treatment strategist specializing in Infections Induced Autoimmune Disorders. Pioneering the field of Autoimmune Neurology, she often sees patients (children and adults) with complex cases of Lyme disease and co-infections resulting in multiple neurological complaints.

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#141: Holly Ahern, PhD

When Holly Ahern found out several years ago that her daughter’s mysterious illness was Lyme disease, she quickly immersed herself in the subject. She soon learned about the controversies swirling around the disease and came to realize that many others were suffering like her daughter.

#140: Erin Murphy

Erin Murphy became symptomatic in highschool with fatigue, depression, and anxiety. When she attended college she studied psychology and then neuroscience in an attempt to understand what was happening to her.

#139: Lorraine Johnson

Lorraine Johnson is the Chief Executive Officer of LymeDisease.org and an attorney advocate. In 2014 she co-authored the Lyme disease guidelines of the International Lyme and Associated Diseases Society. She has spoken before state legislatures, US and international governmental agencies, and at healthcare policy conferences throughout the world.

#138: Dr. Sara Jernigan

Dr. Sara Jernigan is the co-founder of Jernigan Nutraceuticals, but now completely owns, harvests and manufactures the herbal remedies for Jernigan Nutraceuticals. She graduated in 1995 as a Doctor of Chiropractic and with a nutrition degree, and has specialized in formulating and manufacturing herbal remedies for over 15 years.

#137: Armin Schwarzbach

Dr. Armin Schwarzbach is a specialist for laboratory medicine and infectious diseases from Augsburg, Germany. He has been working in the field of diagnostic tests for Borrelia burgdorferi and coinfections for more than 20 years.

#136: Katina Makris

Katina is a frequent guest on Lyme ninja radio. She is a graduate of Duke University and The Stillpoint School of Integrative Life Healing. She is a classical homeopath and author of several books on Lyme Disease.

#135: Connie Strasheim

Connie became passionate about medicine and healing as a result of her decade-long battle with Lyme disease, which led her on a quest to find better answers for herself and others, since the conventional medical community had failed to provide her and others she knew with real solutions for Lyme disease.

#133: Tony Silva & Frances Martinez

Tony Silva and Frances Martinez are a couple that loves the arts, film, photography, beauty, and the truth. They want to raise awareness about this horrible disease, but we also want the world to truly UNDERSTAND what it is like to have it and be in the middle of its madness.

#132: Dr. Terry Wahls

Dr. Terry Wahls is a clinical professor of medicine at the University of Iowa where she conducts clinical trials that test the effect of nutrition and lifestyle interventions to treat MS and other progressive health problems.

#131: Paula Jackson Jones

Paula Jackson Jones is the President and Co-founder of Midcoast Lyme Disease Support & Education, a non-profit 501c3 organization that serves the needs of Midcoast Maine’s Lyme community since 2014.

#130: Sarah McNamara

Sarah McNamara worked in Boston as a residency coordinator when she started having symptoms, she was diagnosed with POTS while she was in Boston but her health continued to deteriorate. It took three years before she was diagnosed with Lyme Disease. She has returned to her career in the medical field and also works as a patient advocate for people with Lyme disease.

#129: Ed Messick

Ed Messick was bitten by a tick in 8th grade - and he was originally diagnosed with mono. It seemed to be under control until a traumatic event on top of a highly stressful point in his college career which lead him to not only feel terrible, but also not take care of himself in a way that would help him regain his health. He now works in the bioinformatics field and is working to bring cutting edge research to Lyme Disease.

#128: Dr. Bill Rawls

Dr. Rawls has written extensively on health topics, including Lyme disease, fibromyalgia, and Chronic Immune Dysfunction. He’s the author of Suffered Long Enough and has contributed to various health sites. Aside from his writing, Dr. Rawls serves as Medical Director for Vital Plan, an herbal supplement and wellness company he co-founded with his daughter, Braden.

#127: Katina Makris

After 5 years of misdiagnosis and 5 more years of treatments, Katina has overcome chronic Lyme disease. She is on a nationwide Lyme awareness campaign with her recovery memoir and guide, “Out of the Woods; Healing Lyme Disease – Body, Mind & Spirit,” an award finalist for 2011 Best Book in Health with USA Book News.

#124: Nicci & Martina

Nicci and Martina share their passion to help people avoid the struggles they had getting treated for Lyme disease in Ireland. They are active members of Tick Talk Ireland, and Irish based online support group.

#123: Jean Monro, MD

Fully committed, Dr Monro has focussed on this specialist area for much of her career and successfully treats a wide variety of conditions such as chronic fatigue syndrome, Lyme disease and multiple chemical sensitivity, using certified laboratory tests to detect and address underlying infections and nutritional deficiencies, and by using low-dose immunotherapy as a foundation to rebuilding healthy immune systems.

#122: Oliver Barnett, ND

Oliver Barnett has studied Naturopathy and Nutrition, Metabolic Typing, iridology and herbal medicine. He runs the largest and only collaborative functional medicine practice in Europe with a team of 10 including 6 practitioners, 3 of which specialise in helping people with Lyme.

#121: Chantelle Lewis

Chantelle was working a dream job on a private cruise ship in the Caribbean where she was bit by a tick. The ensuing journey through the National Health Service and traveling to the US for treatment she calls her one woman drama. Chantelle is now living with her parents in Cornwall, recovering and pouring her energy helping others by participating in Lyme Disease UK advocacy Group.

#120: Susan Pogorzelski

While primarily a work of fiction, this book is a semi-autobiographical account of my own experiences living with late-stage, Chronic Lyme Disease, including the struggle to find a diagnosis, the complications that come with treating such a complex illness, and the emotional toll that years of fighting for your own health can take on the soul.

#119: Sharon Rainey

In 2009, Sharon was diagnosed with Bartonella and Babesia, co-infections of Lyme disease. The final blow was becoming almost bedridden with back and knee pain. Four months later, after visiting a dozen different doctors she found the RIGHT doctor who diagnosed her with late stage chronic Lyme disease. Her passions include writing and educating the public about the proper diagnosis and treatment of Lyme disease, but she still finds time for reading, needlepoint and knitting.

#118: Mackay Rippey, LAc

Mackay started his acupuncture training in 1989 at the Traditional Acupuncture Institute and graduated with a master’s degree in acupuncture in 1992. As a 5-element acupuncturist he is carefully trained to understand the laws of nature, to diagnose in accordance with those laws and to work therapeutically to restore balance and harmony. By restoring internal harmony of body, mind and spirit, your body is able to cure the deep cause of the disease and not just silence the symptoms.

#117: Dr. Nicola Ducharme

Dr. Nicola Ducharme is the founder and medical director of RestorMedicine, an integrative medical center based in San Diego, CA. Having done her naturopathic training and completed her Bachelor of Health Sciences (Naturopathy) in Australia, she moved to the United States and obtained her Doctorate of Naturopathic Medicine, starting a private practice soon thereafter.

#116: Connie Strasheim

Connie Strasheim is the author, co-author or ghostwriter of 10 wellness books, including four on Lyme disease, two on cancer and one on spiritual wellness. In addition to authoring books, Connie is a copywriter and editor for the Alternative Cancer Research Institute and ProHealth's Lyme disease website, as well as a healing prayer minister.

#115: Allie Cashel

Allie Cashel works as an advocate for increased awareness of Lyme disease and is the co-founder of the online community "Suffering the Silence," a space for patients, friends, and family to share and witness the true living experience of Lyme and other chronic illnesses.

#114: Bob Miller, ND

This is Bob Miller's second interview on Lyme Ninja Radio. His first one (Episode #98) covered phase I of his Lyme study. This episode covers what he discovered in phase II.

#113: The Lyme Trials Documentary

Winslow & Lindsay are creating a new documentary about Lyme disease, from which they both suffer, called “The Lyme Trials.”

#112: Lisa Todd

Seven years ago Lisa pulled what looked like a tick from the back of her head, she went to her doctor to check for lyme disease, who laughed and told her not to worry.

#111: Dr. Heather Cardin & Betsy Walker

Dr. Heather Cardin & Betsy walker talk about ketone supplements. In this episode you will learn about exogenous ketones, what they are, how they can help you function better and The Lyme Ninja Radio Keto Challenge.

#110: Christina Kovacs

Christina Kovacs is the author of the Lady of Lyme blog. She shares her story about what kept her inspired on her Lyme journey.

#109: Dr. Chad Edwards

Dr Edwards is the Medical Director for the Patriot Clinics which specialize in treating Traumatic Brain Injury and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder using HyperBaric Oxygen Therapy. He is also the Medical Director of the Full Circle Health Clinic in Edmond, OK.

#108: Kevin Peer

Throughout the experience of treating Lyme disease, he found comfort and a breakthrough in the archetype of the Hero’s Journey. It helped him regain a sense of power in his healing, where medical providers were partners rather than an ultimate authority.

#107: Dr. Sally Shultz

Antibiotic treatment did help but Dr. Sally noticed that it did not produce long-lasting healing effects. She experimented with Rife and ozone treatments but it wasn’t until she found a protocol for COPD patients that focused on restoring mitochondrial function that she began fully healing.

#106: Maria Emmerich

Implementing a ketogenic diet can seem daunting and lacking fun. It ain't necessarily so. Meet the author of The Ketogenic Cookbook.

#105: Jessica Crawford

Jessica Crawford's Lyme journey taught her to live in the moment and inspired her mother to fund a breakthrough diagnostic test for Lyme Disease.

#104: Gregg & Stephanie – Ticked Off Foundation

Gregg and Stephanie each racked up $250,000 is medical bills treating their Lyme Disease. That motivated them to help others.

#103: Briana Beaver

Briana tapped into her deep desire to connect people and created the Facebook Group, Lymies Looking for Love.

#102: Dr. Adam Nally, DO

Why this Osteopath recommends a ketogenic diet for his patients

#101: Jimmy Moore

Jimmy Moore is an expert of Ketogenic Diets and is the international best selling author of Keto Clarity.

#100: Heather Perretta

Heather was our very first guest on Lyme Ninja Radio. Listen in as she updates you on the ups and downs of her Lyme Journey and how she is using a ketogenic diet to control her Lyme Disease symptoms.

#99: Melina Coogan

Melina Coogan uses her connection to nature to heal from Lyme and is the Author of the Blog, The Wilder Coast.

#98: Bob Miller, ND

Bob Miller, ND - Nutrigenetics and genetic based supplements for Lyme Disease

#97: Dr. Terry Wahls

Dr. Terry Wahls - Using the Wahl's Protocol for Lyme disease

#96: Karen Smith, Red Shoe Day

Karen is the co-creator of Red Shoe Day. A day of remembrance for those who have passed away from Lyme disease.

#95: Linda Favreau

Linda Favreau - genetics and nutrition and Lyme disease

#94: Carolyn H.

Carolyn H. - Being a teen is hard enough, but adding Lyme to the mix is brutal

#93: Dr. Tom Bayne

Dr. Tome Bayne - the need for vitamin K2 and what kind of probiotics are best for battling Lyme disease.

#92: Lisa Bloomquist

Lisa Bloomquist - floxiehope.com - the potential dangers of fluoroquinolone antibiotics like Cipro and Levaquin

#91: Brenda Cosentino

Brenda Cosentino - The Real Food Rebel - Using Real Food to heal from Lyme disease

#90: Lydia Niederwerfer

Lydia Niederwerfer - The Six Stages of Grief in Lyme disease and how her dog helped her heal from Lyme

#89: Donna Kelley

Donna Kelley - Certified Holistic Nutrition Coach - Toxins in Your Food and Lyme Disease

#88: Glenn the Geek

Glenn the Geek discusses his Lyme story and the prevalence of Lyme in the horse world.

#87: Helen McCormack

Flourish Partners CEO, Helen McCormack, discusses the novel Lyme Test her company is working on.

#86: Holly Ahern, Ph.D. Best of Lyme Ninja Radio

Best of Lyme Ninja Radio - If you have not listened to Professor Ahern's interview, do yourself a favor!

#85: Paula Jackson Jones

Paula Jackson Jones is the President and Co-founder of Midcoast Lyme Disease Support & Education, a non-profit 501c3 organization that serves the needs of Midcoast Maine's Lyme community since 2014.

#84: Lori Dennis, MA, RP

Lori Dennis, author of Lyme Madness believes, "Chronic Lyme Disease is treated more 'humanely' on Facebook than in most doctors' office worldwide."

#83: Scott Forsgren, The Better Health Guy

Meet Scott Forsgren who's journey through Lyme Disease inspired him to become "The Better Health Guy"

#82: Amy Tiehel

Amy Tiehel had just celebrated her 40th birthday when she became suddenly and dramatically ill with Lyme Syndrome.

#81: Stacey Starkell

Stacey Starkell credits all the kind people in the Lyme and PANDAS community for helping her get the right treatment for her son.

#80: Jake Hollander

Jake Hollander was in high school when he was diagnosed with Lyme Disease. It forced hime to withdrawal from classes to focus on his health. Listen to how he dealt with those challenges and kept up with his golf game

#79: Kay Ehlers

Kay Ehlers son’s behavior changed dramatically when he was four. OCD, speech impairments, and aggressive behavior sent her online in an effort to figure out what was wrong

#78: Dorothy Leland

Dorothy Leland's new book, When Your Child Has Lyme Disease: A Parent's Survival Guide, grew out of her experience with Lyme disease activism.

#77: Kate Rhéaume-Bleue, N.D.

Kate Rhéaume-Bleue, N.D. - Naturopath and author of "Vitamin K and the Calcium Paradox" explains why you need to be taking this overlooked nutrient

#76: Alix Mayer & Martin Zucker

Alex Mayer discovered Earthing at a Lyme conference at it made an immediate improvement in her pain and Earthing Expert, Martin Zucker joins in to explain it all.

#75: David Mercier, L.Ac.

Expert - David Mercier, L.Ac. - In his book, A Beautiful Medicine, David explores the humanistic and spiritual essence of health, healing, and medicine by combining science and spirituality.

#74: Eva Sapi, Ph.D.

Lyme Expert - Eva Sapi, PhD - New research proves Lyme biofilm can infect human skin

#73: Stephanie Seneff, Ph.D.

Expert - Stephanie Seneff, PhD - Aluminum in vaccines combines with glyphosphate to create a toxic brew that poisons your brain and your kidneys.

#72: Leslie Hodge

Lyme Ninja - Damascus, Maryland. I know it sounds crazy, but once Leslie thanked Lyme Disease, she began to heal.

#71: Erin Murphy

Lyme Ninja - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Once Erin unblocked her grief, she began to heal.

#70: Amy Berger, NTP

Nutrition Master Class - Lesson Four - Amy Berger, NTP - The brain nourishing ketogenic diet has been shown to help people with brain issues such as seizures and Alzheimer's.

Joanie Blaxter

#69: Joanie Blaxter

Nutrition Master Class - Lesson Three - Joanie Blaxter - When you couple the damage caused by voluntary antibiotics with damage caused involuntary antibiotics in our food chain, you risk gut damage that can be as difficult as Lyme to cure.

Karen Diggs

#68: Karen Diggs

Nutrition Master Class - Lesson Two - Karen Diggs can help you get started simply and easily creating your own probiotics by fermenting. Karen is a Certified Nutrition Consultant & Therapeutic Chef and inventor of the Kraut Source.

Ariane Resnick

#67: Ariane Resnick

Nutrition Master Class - Lesson One - Ariane Resnick, author of the The Bone Broth Miracle, is an expert in health, nutrition, cooking and has battled her way back to health from Lyme disease.

#66: Erica Livingston

Lyme Ninja - Lake George, New York. Erica received her flu vaccine a year ago and immediately felt terrible

Georgia Russell

#65 Georgia Russell

Lyme Ninja - Memphis Tennessee. It took doctors 30 years to diagnose Georgia's Lyme Disease.

Lyme Ninja, Marti Thuen

#64 Mari Thuen

Lyme Ninja - Stockholm, Sweden. Mari tested positive for Lyme, but her doctors ignored the test.

Bill Harris

#63 Bill Harris

The Brain Fog Master Class - Lesson Four - Brainwave meditation expert, Bill Harris is the Director of Centerpointe Research Institute.

Jason Earle

#62 Jason Earle

The Brain Fog Master Class - Lesson Three - Expert and owner of 1-800-GOT-MOLD, Jason Earle, has a passion for creating effective mold detection.

Dr. Jolene Ross

#61 Jolene Ross, PhD

The Brain Fog Master Class - Lesson Two - Lyme Expert - Neurofeedback. Dr. Ross uses neurofeedback to treat the neurological effects of Lyme Disease.

Dr. Robert Bransfield

#60 Robert Bransfield, MD

The Brain Fog Master Class - Lesson One - Lyme Expert and psychiatrist. Dr. Bransfield explains the unique role psychiatrists can have in diagnosing Lyme Disease.

Jessica Labbe

#59 Jessica Labbe

Lyme Expert - Yoga Therapy. Jessica shares her journey back to health through yoga.

Alia Thabit

#58 Alia Thabit

Expert - Oriental Dance. Alia Thabit teaches meditation and spiritual connection to your body through the power of dance and breath.

#57 Valerie Lopata

Expert - Pilates. Val Lopata shares how pilates helps detoxify.

Jenny Buttaccio

#56 Jenny Buttaccio, OTR/L

Lyme Expert - Pilates Instructor. Jenny used pilates to regain her strength after battling Lyme.

Dan De Lion

#55 Dan De Lion

Lyme Expert - Naturalist. Survivalist, Naturalist, Herbalist Dan De Lion on Surviving Lyme Naturally.

Dr. Lena Presco

#54 Lena Prisco, PhD

Lyme Expert - Researcher. Principle Researcher at Vineyard Center for Clinical Research Lena Prisco talks new Lyme testing.

Logan McCulloch

#53 Logan McCulloch

Lyme Ninja - Trek for Truth. Biking Across America for Lyme Awareness.

#52 Jerry Simons, PA-C

Lyme Expert - Physician's Assistant at The Morrison Center. Jerry Simmons is hopeful about changing attitudes toward Lyme Disease.

Katina Makris

#51 Katina Makris

Lyme Expert - Author. - Katina Makris talks about her new book "Autoimmune Illness and Lyme Disease Recovery Guide."

Dr. Matthew Edlund

#50 Dr. Mathew Edlund

Expert - Circadian Medicine. Dr. Edlund explains how to upgrade your immune system by resting.

Dr. Donna Embree

#49 Dr. Donna Embree

Expert - BioEnergetic Medicine. Dr. Embree explains healing from Lyme disease is all about working with the design of the body.

Red Shoes Day

#48 Karen Smith

Lyme Event - International Red Shoe Day. Remembering those who have died from Lyme.

Katie Polk

#47 Katie Polk

Lyme Ninja - blogger. This former Marine credits Lyme for making her a better mother and a better friend.

Jason Boritz

#46 Jason Boritz

Lyme Ninja - Author and Filmmaker. Healing From Chronic Lyme Requires Transformation, say Jason Boritz.

Dr. Horowitz

#45 Dr. Richard Horowitz

International Lyme Expert and medical director of the Hudson Valley Healing Arts Center. Doctors need to be smarter when it comes to Lyme Disease.

Dr. Zach Bush

#44 Dr. Zack Bush

Expert - Digestive Health. Dr. Bush asks "Is Your Gut Biome Working For You Or Against You?"

Dan Wolff

#43 Dan Wolff

Lyme Expert - Tick Ease CEO Dan Wolff talks about the importance of testing ticks and reporting cases of Lyme to the CDC.

Allison Perch and her family

#42 – Alison Marchese Perch

Alison Perch was very young when she contracted Lyme. As a child she started suffering from migraines and by the time she was in 7th grade her neurological symptoms forced her out of school. For years she had a laundry list of physical and neurological symptoms that kept getting worse throughout her teens and into her 20s.

Alix Mayer

#40 – Alix Mayer

Josh Cutler

#34: Josh Cutler

Josh Cutler shares his experience of talking to doctors within the Infectious Disease Society of America (IDSA).

#29: Dr. Theresa Dale

#28: Deb Elder

Deb Elder - Bee Venom Therapy for chronic Lyme Disease

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#8: Peter Aquilina

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#7: Eva Sapi, Ph.D.

Lyme Expert - Researcher. Eva Sapi, PhD is a leading expert on biofilms and the behavior of borrelia bergorferi.

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#6 – Jenny Rush

Lyme Expert - Author. Jenny Rush leads workshops to awaken the healer within.

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Dr. Alan MacDonald

#5: Dr. Alan MacDonald

Lyme Expert - Pathologist. Dr. Alan MacDonald researches the link between borellia infections and Alzheimer's disease.

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Red Shoes Day

#4: Red Shoe Day 2014

Lyme Event - International Red Shoe Day. Remembering those who have lost their battle with Lyme.

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Dr. Sara Jernigan

#3: Dr. Sara Jernigan

Lyme Expert - Herbalist. Dr. Sara Jernigan is the President of Jernigan Nutraceuticals and makes remedies that help the body overcome lyme disease and hundreds of other symptoms.

Debi Collins and her husband Rod

#2: Debi Collins

Lyme Ninja - Chittenango, NY. Debi became a Lyme patient advocate after being infected with Lyme and bartonella.

#1: Heather Perretta

Lyme Ninja - Mohawk Valley, NY. Author of The Backyard Naturalist blog talks about her struggle with Lyme Disease and her road to recovery.