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Panic Attacks May Be An Indication Of Lyme Disease by Dr. Virginia S. Medical Doctor 3 Comments Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease FROM NUTRITION HEALTH REVIEW Special report: LYME DISEASE, A SUBURBAN MENACE Copyright (c) 2002 ProQuest Information and Learning. All rights reserved. Copyright Ve ... Read on »
Panic Attacks Can Alert Psychiatrists To Suspect Lyme Encephalopathy by Dr. Virginia S. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease In a Pennsylvania psychiatric office within a mid-winter, 1999 ten-week span, three nurses individually presented with severe panic attacks. Previously "nerveless", they su ... Read on »
Restless Leg Syndrome (RLS) by Dr. Virginia S. Medical Doctor 1 Comment Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease RLS ( Psychiatric Times June, July) is indeed a major physical symptom that patients often won't volunteer to talk about, even to their psychiatrists, because their symptoms ... Read on »
The Living Slide Show by Dr. Virginia S. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease "Here it comes, here it comes, oh boy it's starting now." What caused this daily prediction was what I called a "wave" of symptoms which put me into utter misery. My ears ... Read on »
Kaleidoscope Syndrome by Dr. Virginia S. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease As a new-comer to the experience, do you recall your first glance through a kaleidoscope, when you were amazed by the uniqueness of its beauty and the pattern? And then, su ... Read on »
Restless Leg Syndrome As A Marker For Unsuspected Chronic Lyme Disease by Dr. Virginia S. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease Objectives: Restless Legs Syndrome is characterized by a torturous sense of needing to move the reclining leg--a feeling that can not be denied by the sufferer. As it was m ... Read on »
First Symptoms Of Chronic Lyme Disease Often Are Psychiatric In Nature by Dr. Virginia S. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease Objectives: Five patients who sought help for major personality changes and who later reported physical symptoms were selected from an adult psychiatry private practice near ... Read on »
Treatment Of The 'TIC-SIBS' Syndrome Of Tick-Bourne Diseases by Dr. Virginia S. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease Objectives: There are geographic areas in which Lyme spirochetes, ehrlichiosis rickettsii, viruses, and the parasite, babesia, form a family of pathogens which are injected ... Read on »
Two Cases Of Lyme Disease-Associated Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) by Dr. Virginia S. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease Lyme Disease Foundation's XV International Conference on Lyme disease and other Tick-borne Disorders Farmington CT April 6-7, 2002 TWO CASES OF LYME DISEASE-ASS ... Read on »
Bizarre Symptoms by Dr. Virginia S. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease Virginia T. Sherr, M.D. 47 Crescent Drive Holland, Pa. 18966 I cannot ignore in my work an epidemic of bizarre neurological soft signs highlighted by acute in ... Read on »
In Defense Of Zebras by Dr. Virginia S. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease Spotlight On Lyme Disease By Virginia Sherr Sometimes, when physicians hear that there may be a tick-borne cause for the mental symptoms of one of their patients, it p ... Read on »
How Lyme Disease Saved My Life by Dr. Virginia S. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease By Virginia T. Sherr When Lyme disease saved me, I had no clue that anything was really wrong with me, except there were some weird things that kept happening. For one th ... Read on »
A Tangled Web Unique Diagnostic Abilities Of The Lyme Patient's Unconscious Mind? by Dr. Virginia S. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease Virginia T. Sherr, M.D. "Huge! Grotesque! A giant spider poised near the doorway - threatening me - cutting off all escape. I wake in a fearful sweat." "A gigantic sp ... Read on »
Mea (non) Culpa by Dr. Virginia S. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease The Lyme Times Volume 28 http://lymetimes.org/archives/LT28.PDF by Virginia Sherr, M.D. Now that my "index of suspicion" has been raised, I sometimes feel anguish ... Read on »
A Sign Of Memory Loss by Dr. Virginia S. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease The Lyme Times Volume 29 http://lymetimes.org/archives/LT29.PDF By Virginia T. Sherr, MD The sign display artist and business owner had sought psychiatric help fo ... Read on »
All-Overish-ness by Dr. Virginia S. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease The Lyme Times Volume 30 Front Lines http://lymetimes.org/archives/LT30.PDF by Virginia Sherr, MD Dad lay in bed or was propped up in a chair. He walked in gr ... Read on »
A Clowning Achievement by Dr. Virginia S. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease The Lyme Times Volume 30 http://lymetimes.org/archives/LT31.PDF by Virginia Sherr The woman sitting with me one day in 1996 was outwardly a picture of youthful ha ... Read on »
The Pillaging Of Personalities: Our Lost Kids Are Being Highjacked By Spirochetes by Dr. Virginia S. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease The Lyme Times Volume 32 http://lymetimes.org/archives/LT32.PDF by Virginia T. Sherr, MD Opening the door of my office one day in May 2001, I stepped back in surp ... Read on »
The Four-Handled Cup by Dr. Virginia S. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease The Lyme Times Volume 33 http://lymetimes.org/archives/LT33.PDF by Virginia T. Sherr, MD Joanne looked at me in utter anguish. "I've 'lost it.' You have to help m ... Read on »
Musical Hallucinations: Strike Out The Band - Please! by Dr. Virginia S. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease The Lyme Times Volume 34 http://lymetimes.org/archives/LT34.PDF By Virginia T. Sherr, M.D. Miriam's feminine skills and unfailing sensual radar led to glorious fr ... Read on »