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LymeChick

California 11937
Hi! I’m Maisie. Diagnosed with Lyme in January 2010. I’m an advocate for Lyme Disease awareness. Still learning about treatments and recovery. Wishing to inform, support, and commiserate with others along the way. I wish to spread hope to anyone with Lyme as I blog my way through... Full Bio
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My song, “Light Found You” IN STORES NOW! by LymeChick Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease MY SONG IS UP! Available on iTunes and Amazon! Link to buy below – this song means everything to me. It’s my way of showing everyone in this crazy chronic illne ... Read on »
How to Stop Asking, “Why?” by LymeChick Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease I will start this by saying I had no intention to write this post. I still don’t really know what I’m doing but I wanted to do what I’ve always wanted to do, share my ... Read on »
Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year, Lyme Chicks. by LymeChick Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease May your New Year be filled with love, light, and HEALTH! Xo Read on »
Well-Scent Essential Oil Lyme Specific Blends Review by LymeChick Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease The lovely Candice from Infectiously Optimistic reached out to me last week to see if I’d be willing to review some Well Scent products. Well Scent is a holistic apot ... Read on »
An Open Letter to my Chronic-Illness Fighting Body: by LymeChick Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease Dear Body,       I don’t know what I should start with… should I first thank you for carrying me safely through every shitty, terrifying thing you’ve been put thr ... Read on »
Make Inanna House a Reality by LymeChick Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease This cause is truly so incredible that it sounds too good to believe. The wild thing is though, it’s not. Mara Williams’ (who guest posted here on Lyme Chick 6 months ... Read on »
Accepting Your Diagnoses: A Bittersweet Feat by LymeChick Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease This is something I’ve never written about or shared with just about anyone. And now I finally have some perspective as to why that is. When I started this site just ... Read on »
A Lyme Chick’s Perspective on Friendships by LymeChick Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease I have often wished that I had a spiel or speech memorized to spew at people about my daily life with Lyme and all that it entails.  A quick summary I could give them ... Read on »
2 New Videos: Herxing & Detoxing ❘ Coinfections by LymeChick Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease The past few weeks have been insanely busy with the holidays. I’ve been busy in a way I didn’t know I could be. I didn’t know I had it in me to shop, and wrap, and sh ... Read on »
Burden of the Truth: Lyme Photography by LymeChick Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease It dawned on me yesterday that sometimes words aren’t enough to express what we go through. Words can easily fall short of the hell we endure. Words can fall on deaf ... Read on »
Lyme Chick’s Guide to: Looking Less Zombie & More Human by LymeChick Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease Here’s a little something I hope all Lyme Chicks will appreciate! These products have helped me on the days I look truly scary & at death’s door. They’re super e ... Read on »
New Video & Lessons from the Hospital by LymeChick Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease This is a long post- filled with my latest Lyme adventure. Feel free to skip to the bottom and just watch the video but if you’re anything like me and frequent the ER ... Read on »
Author of ‘Nature’s Dirty Needle’ Shares Her Story by LymeChick Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease I am a Nurse Practitioner. Three years ago I was working for an integrative doc who discovered her daughter had Lyme disease. She decided to begin treating it and spe ... Read on »
Introducing What to Expect: A New Series on Lyme Chick by LymeChick Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease I’m very excited to announce a new series here on Lyme Chick! I’m starting  videos, 2x monthly. The videos will hopefully provide helpful, and informative insight ... Read on »
No, really. Please believe me. by LymeChick Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease This week I’d been having a particularly bad spell. My joints were more painful than usual and very swollen which never used to accompany the joint paint. My migraine ... Read on »
Migraines/Tension headaches? by LymeChick Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease I wish I had an incredible cure for migraines… but in the meantime, lets take a poll. View This Poll Read on »
Poll Mondays! by LymeChick Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease I’m starting a tradition here at LymeChick! Mondays are now Poll day’s. Poll’s are helpful in gathering info and I also think it’s a fantastic way for all of us to se ... Read on »
Wellsphere ‘This is Me’ Video Contest by LymeChick Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease The lovely wellsphere  site had a fabulous idea of the ‘This is Me’ video contest for the month of September, asking patients affected with any health issues to post ... Read on »
5 Foods with Proven Pain-Fighting Benefits by LymeChick Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease I came across an article from  iVillage the other day for 20 natural pain remedies from the kitchen- listing foods we’re all familiar with but I often overlook their ... Read on »