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JCarlhelp
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How many of you are like my family with multiple family members battling this difficult disease. There are 5 of us. Guess I need to know we are not the only ones with this plague.

Thanks

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aperture
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3 of us, my husband, my son and myself. Thank God my daughter is healthy.

I feel for you...it's rough, but at least you know what you are dealing with. There are so many out there who have no clue.

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aperture

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jackie51
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Myself and one kid. The other kid is currently in remission. Hubby so far has remained well.
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lymielauren28
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Myself, my fianc (getting married next weekend!), my aunt and a cousin. It's overwhelming...

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"The only way out is through"

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17hens
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My husband, 2 kids, and me.
Brother, wife, 2 kids.
Mom and Dad.
Best friend and her husband.
Good friend and her 2 kids.
7 neighbors.

You are not alone.

And aperture is right. So many have no clue.

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"My flesh and my heart may fail, but God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever." Psalms 73:26

bit 4/09, diagnosed 1/10

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ktkdommer
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Myself and two boys. Husband not tested.
My sister and her son. Her husband not tested.
My poor mother has both children and all 3 grandkids with Lyme disease. It has not been easy on her!

You are not alone.

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Things are never dull. After 3 fighting Lyme, 2 are in remission. Youngest is still sick, age 22. He has new diagnosed Chiari Malformation and Ehlers Danlos Syndrome.

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tiffagoo
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My daughter and me.
My other daughter is negative so far,
My husband has not been tested yet.

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JenInMa
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Family of four here. Fortunately, my dogs were vaccinated and remain healthy.

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IGG 41++, 58+
IGM 31 IND, 41 IND, 83-93 IND

Son (most chronically ill)
IGG 41+
IGM 39 IND, 41+++
Bartonella positive

Daughter
IGG 39 IND, 41++, 58+
IGM 31+, 41 IND, 83-93+

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hcconn22
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4 here, plus both dogs.

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Positive 10 bands WB IGG & IGM
+ Babesia + Bartonolla and NOW RMSF 3/5/09 all at Quest

And still positive ELISA and WB two years after IV treatment
http://www.lymefriends.org/profile/blake

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BoxerMom
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Husband and me. Father-in-law. My father died of complications from undiagnosed Lyme.

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JCarlhelp
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Thanks, in a weird sort of way encouraging that we are all on the attack to figure out this disease.
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jlcd1
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my daughter and me. My son who I was pregnant with while undiagnosed tests positive for bart but has no symptoms so we can't treat him.

My husband tests negative so far.

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manybites
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4 Of us .Me and my husband and two kids.
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imagine2
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Both daughters and myself. Husband is ok.
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randibear
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me adn three sisters
mother
pretty sure dad had it

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do not look back when the only course is forward

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