Jenny Lelwica Buttaccio, OTR/L, is a writer, occupational therapist, and certified Pilates instructor. For more than a decade, she has battled Lyme disease, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Interstitial Cystitis.
Lyme disease can cause some serious financial strain to you and your family. In my latest post for Healthgrades, I provide some resources to offset the cost of treating chronic Lyme symptoms. To read the article, click here. If you’ve discovered a financial resource or way to manage the cost of treating this illness, please […]
Think ticks need to be attached for 24 to 48 hours to transmit Lyme disease? Think again. Think you’ll feel a tick bite when it occurs? Nope, not going to happen. My latest project for Healthgrades is a short, 90-second video highlighting some common myths and facts about Lyme disease. Please check it out here. Feel […]
I began my search for a knowledgeable doctor almost a decade ago. At that time, it was next to impossible to locate a physician that had in-depth training in Lyme disease and ME/CFS. I believed there were healthcare providers out there that could treat patients with the range of symptoms I was experiencing, but […]
Today, I get to share my latest post in my collaboration with Healthgrades: My Daily Routine With Chronic Lyme Disease. Lyme disease and other chronic illnesses throw many curveballs, and this is just a small snapshot of the ups and downs of life living with an invisible illness. No matter what, I’ll keep fighting until […]
Well, 2018 has sure posed some health challenges for me, which I’ll get into later. In the meantime, I’m happy to announce my collaboration with Healthgrades, where I share what living with Lyme disease is really like. Over the next several weeks, I’ll be posting tips and insights on how to manage life with a […]