Ever since the LD adventure began, I have had rashes and hives and all kind of wierdo skin problems. Right now I have 6 "blisters/hives" on my right arm that have been there for well over a year. I have scars where other ones have "healed".
Actually, the year prior to Lyme, I used to break out in all types of rashes at work... it began to be a departmental "joke" that Jennifer had to go get another shot for a "rash". Once, I was trying to give one of my employees a 'not so good' annual review and I kept inching my back toward the back of the chair.... I start scratching and feeling warm.... I had broken out in a rash from my belly to the top of my head!!
When I say I have been to hell and back with this disease (in all sorts of situations, I am NOT kidding - haha!), I really mean it!
You know, other than this guy:
I like this one the best:
OK, I like this one too:
We still need to get the smiley face puking into the toilet "emoticon"...... because WE'RE SPECIAL, we have LYME DISEASE!
Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it's the only thing that ever has. - Margaret Meade
06/00- I begin to fall apart, 08/01-LD +, 10/01- Igenex and CDC LD positive, 10/02-LD +, 11/03-LD +, 10/07-Bartonella +, CD57=3, koseri IgA +, Morganella +, motgani +,Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever +, Typhus +, Klebsiella pneumonia +, Proteus miabilis +, Citrobacter i IgA +, Hafnia alvai IgA +, NKC4 +, Interleukin 4 (IL4) +, IL8, Immunobillin (IM01) +.
Rx's 06/15/09: Wellbutrin 300, Paxil 60, Xanax 5, Acidophilus, Lyrica 600, Levaquin 500, Diflucan, Invanz IV, possibly Gammaglobulin, Flagyl, HBOT