33 episodes

When Fred Diamond decided to learn more about the Lyme disease that afflicted someone he loved, his life changed. He read every book on Lyme, joined Facebook groups, attended webinars and podcasts and quickly realized that he knew hardly anything about what Lyme disease survivors go through on a daily basis. His popular book, "Love, Hope, Lyme: What Family Members, Partners, and Friends Who Love a Chronic Lyme Survivor Need to Know" offers those who love someone with Lyme ideas and tips to support this beloved person. This podcast supports the lessons learned in the book. The book features a foreword by the top Lyme doctor on the planet, Dr. Richard Horowitz. If someone you love has been afflicted with Lyme disease epidemic, listen to this podcast now.

Love, Hope, Lyme Podcast Fred Diamond

    • Health & Fitness
    • 5.0 • 27 Ratings

When Fred Diamond decided to learn more about the Lyme disease that afflicted someone he loved, his life changed. He read every book on Lyme, joined Facebook groups, attended webinars and podcasts and quickly realized that he knew hardly anything about what Lyme disease survivors go through on a daily basis. His popular book, "Love, Hope, Lyme: What Family Members, Partners, and Friends Who Love a Chronic Lyme Survivor Need to Know" offers those who love someone with Lyme ideas and tips to support this beloved person. This podcast supports the lessons learned in the book. The book features a foreword by the top Lyme doctor on the planet, Dr. Richard Horowitz. If someone you love has been afflicted with Lyme disease epidemic, listen to this podcast now.

    Strategizing for Lyme Disease Awareness with Healthcare Advocate Bruce Alan Fries

    Strategizing for Lyme Disease Awareness with Healthcare Advocate Bruce Alan Fries

    This is episode 33 of the Love, Hope, Lyme podcast.
    Fred Diamond's popular book, "Love, Hope, Lyme: What Family Members, Partners, and Friends Who Love a Chronic Lyme Survivor Need to Know" offers those who love someone with persistent or chronic Lyme ideas and tips to support this beloved person. It also helps Lyme survivors know how to ask for support.
    On today’s episode, Fred interviews patient-centered healthcare advocate Bruce Alan Fries. It's incredible that Lyme and other tick-borne diseases have political implications. For scores, entities such as the CDC and the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) refused to acknowledge that chronic Lyme disease even existed and recommended minimal treatment protocols that, in many cases, did not even come close to treating the diseases.
    Bruce discussed some of the political initiatives he created or participated in to bring more government awareness of these troubling diseases.
    If someone you love has been afflicted with Lyme disease, watch this podcast now. If you have Lyme disease, listen for ways to get the support you need.
    The e-version of Fred's book is always free for Lyme survivors. Just reach out to Fred on Facebook or LinkedIn. The print copy can be ordered at https://a.co/d/ifi9Wne.

    • 25 min
    Treating Lyme Disease Survivors Across Europe with Dr. Krzysztof Majdylo of Poland

    Treating Lyme Disease Survivors Across Europe with Dr. Krzysztof Majdylo of Poland

    This is episode 32 of the Love, Hope, Lyme podcast.
    Fred Diamond's popular book, "Love, Hope, Lyme: What Family Members, Partners, and Friends Who Love a Chronic Lyme Survivor Need to Know" offers those who love someone with persistent or chronic Lyme ideas and tips to support this beloved person. It also helps Lyme survivors know how to ask for support.
    On today’s episode, Fred interviews Dr. Krzysztof (Chris) Majdyło of the St. Luke’s Center in Gdańsk, Poland on the challenges of treating tick-borne illness patients across Europe. He discusses what Lyme looks like in Europe and offers some strategies on treatment he provides at his medical facility. Lyme disease and its co-infections are challenging to treat anywhere around the globe.
    He gives his perspective on what Lyme survivors might want to consider. He also discusses why he has committed his practice to tick-borne diseases.
    If someone you love has been afflicted with Lyme disease, watch this podcast now.
    If you have Lyme disease, listen for ways to get the support you need.
    The e-version of Fred's book is always free for Lyme survivors. Just reach out to Fred on Facebook or LinkedIn.
    The print copy can be ordered at https://www.amazon.com/Love-Hope-Lyme-Partners-Survivor-ebook/dp/B0B9Q8LX7G/.

    • 30 min
    Lyme Disease Support Communities that Can Help You Heal

    Lyme Disease Support Communities that Can Help You Heal

    This is episode 31 of the Love, Hope, Lyme podcast.
    Fred Diamond's popular book, "Love, Hope, Lyme: What Family Members, Partners, and Friends Who Love a Chronic Lyme Survivor Need to Know" offers those who love someone with persistent or chronic Lyme ideas and tips to support this beloved person. It also helps Lyme survivors know how to ask for support.
    On today’s episode, Fred and the leaders of the tick-borne disease community builder Generation Lyme (Gen Lyme) discuss how being a part of a caring and supportive community can help Lyme survivors heal.
    Gen Lyme offers numerous meetup groups that bring Lyme survivors with common demographics together to discuss treatment options, support needs, and general empathetic care. Lyme disease can be very challenging and the supportive communities they provide can be life changing.
    The leaders Jennifer Hoffman, Jesse Ruben, and Brooke Stoddard also discuss their personal journeys.
    If someone you love has been afflicted with Lyme disease, watch this podcast now. If you have Lyme disease, listen for ways to get the support you need.
    The e-version of Fred's book is always free for Lyme survivors. Just reach out to Fred on Facebook or LinkedIn.
    The print copy can be ordered at https://www.amazon.com/Love-Hope-Lyme-Partners-Survivor-ebook/dp/B0B9Q8LX7G/.

    • 40 min
    Managing Chronic Lyme Disease Stressors with Dr. Diane Mueller

    Managing Chronic Lyme Disease Stressors with Dr. Diane Mueller

    This is episode 30 of the Love, Hope, Lyme podcast.
    Fred Diamond's popular book, "Love, Hope, Lyme: What Family Members, Partners, and Friends Who Love a Chronic Lyme Survivor Need to Know" offers those who love someone with persistent or chronic Lyme ideas and tips to support this beloved person.
    It also helps Lyme survivors know how to ask for support.
    On today’s episode, we discuss the stressors Lyme disease survivors frequently deal with when the Lyme bacteria and parasites enter the brain.
    Dr. Diane Mueller discusses trauma response, root cause discovery, and mast cell activation syndrome (MCAS). Learn about the 2nd edition of her book "It's Not in Your Mind" here.
    We also discuss the challenges mold will cause Lyme survivors.
    When Fred was doing the research for his popular book “Love, Hope, Lyme: What Family Members, Partners, and Friends Who Love a Chronic Lyme Survivor Need to Know,” he had no idea there how many stressors there were that made it a challenge to treat Lyme disease.
    If someone you love has been afflicted with Lyme disease, watch this podcast now. If you have Lyme disease, listen for ways to get the support you need.
    The e-version of Fred's book is always free for Lyme survivors. Just reach out to Fred on Facebook or LinkedIn.
    The print copy can be ordered at https://www.amazon.com/Love-Hope-Lyme-Partners-Survivor-ebook/dp/B0B9Q8LX7G/.

    • 34 min
    The Challenge of Tick-Borne Disease Coinfections with Global Lyme Alliance CEO Laura MacNeill

    The Challenge of Tick-Borne Disease Coinfections with Global Lyme Alliance CEO Laura MacNeill

    This is episode 29 of the Love, Hope, Lyme podcast.
    Fred Diamond's popular book, "Love, Hope, Lyme: What Family Members, Partners, and Friends Who Love a Chronic Lyme Survivor Need to Know" offers those who love someone with persistent or chronic Lyme ideas and tips to support this beloved person. It also helps Lyme survivors know how to ask for support.
    On today’s episode, we discuss the challenges that tick bite parasitic coinfections add to the diagnostic and treatment puzzle most Lyme disease survivors face. His guest is Global Lyme Alliance CEO Laura MacNeill. She discussed the work her organization is doing to develop better diagnostics, tests and treatment for the coinfections Bartonella and Babesiosis.
    MacNeill said that GLA is supporting Dr. Choukri Ben Mamoun at Yale in his research on a dual therapy approach using the antimalarials tafenoquine and atovaquone. She also discussed the Bartonella Discovery Project that is being done with Dr. Monica Embers at Tulane University, a specialist in Borrelia burgdorferi and Lyme disease.
    When Fred was doing the research for his popular book “Love, Hope, Lyme: What Family Members, Partners, and Friends Who Love a Chronic Lyme Survivor Need to Know,” he had no idea there were other diseases Lyme survivors had to worry about.
    If someone you love has been afflicted with Lyme disease, watch this podcast now. If you have Lyme disease, listen for ways to get the support you need.
    The e-version of Fred's book is always free for Lyme survivors. Just reach out to Fred on Facebook or LinkedIn.
    The print copy can be ordered at https://www.amazon.com/Love-Hope-Lyme-Partners-Survivor-ebook/dp/B0B9Q8LX7G/.

    • 34 min
    Dr. Michael Karlfeldt’s Advice on Supporting a Loved One with Chronic Lyme Disease

    Dr. Michael Karlfeldt’s Advice on Supporting a Loved One with Chronic Lyme Disease

    This is episode 28 of the Love, Hope, Lyme podcast.
    Fred Diamond's popular book, "Love, Hope, Lyme: What Family Members, Partners, and Friends Who Love a Chronic Lyme Survivor Need to Know" offers those who love someone with persistent or chronic Lyme ideas and tips to support this beloved person. It also helps Lyme survivors know how to ask for support.
    On today’s bonus podcast, we feature one of our first episodes featuring a prominent Lyme doctor. Dr. Michael Karlfeldt, ND, Ph.D. is a Board Certified Naturopath (CTN®) with expertise in a wide variety of Naturopathic modalities and healing practices. he runs the Karlfeldt Center in Idaho. Tens of thousands of patients have sought his naturopathic expertise in his clinic in the more than 30 years that Dr. Karlfeldt has been practicing. Dr. Karlfeldt believes in the innate intelligence and healing power of the body and if properly supported spiritually, emotionally and nutritionally it can find its way back to health.
    When Fred was doing the research for his popular book “Love, Hope, Lyme: What Family Members, Partners, and Friends Who Love a Chronic Lyme Survivor Need to Know,” he had no idea how challenging it was to support someone you loved with chronic Lyme disease. Dr. Karlfeldt gives sound advice on the show.
    If someone you love has been afflicted with Lyme disease, watch this podcast now.
    If you have Lyme disease, listen for ways to get the support you need.
    The e-version of Fred's book is always free for Lyme survivors. Just reach out to Fred on Facebook or LinkedIn. The print copy can be ordered athttps://www.amazon.com/Love-Hope-Lyme-Partners-Survivor-ebook/dp/B0B9Q8LX7G/

    • 26 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
27 Ratings

27 Ratings

LWeissmar ,

Powerful

Such a powerful and important show for Lyme patients

Freddie Dee ,

Much needed show

This angle is hardly addressed. Glad to see this topic. Loving chronic Lyme survivors

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