Biting Back: Elevating Tick Awareness in Colorado

July 2016: Libby Smith from Denver’s CBS 4 news station produced a two part mini-series on Lyme in Colorado, elevating the awareness of Lyme and other TBD’s in our state. Our previous working group “Biting Back: Elevating Tick Awareness in Colorado” was highlighted, along with our national partner Pat Smith, President of Lyme Disease Association, […]

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Lyme & Other Tick-borne Diseases: First Rocky Mountain Forum

May 2016: Libby Smith from Denver’s CBS 4 news station highlighted the Lyme & Other Tick-borne Diseases: First Rocky Mountain Forum, held in Golden, Colorado on May 7th.  This Forum was sponsored by our national partner, Lyme Disease Association, Inc. (LDA) and was hosted by our previous working group “Biting Back: Elevating Tick Awareness in Colorado”. Presenters included […]

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Olivia Goodreau Lyme Disease

May 2016: Kathy Walsh from Denver’s CBS news station reported on fellow Lyme patient and advocate, Olivia Goodreau. They presented this young girl’s fight with Lyme disease and her determination to help others and find a cure. http://denver.cbslocal.com/2016/05/30/olivia-goodreau-lyme-disease/

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First Rocky Mountain Forum

April 2016: Arlene Shovald of The Mountain Mail reported on the risks of tick-borne diseases, highlighting Tick-Borne Relapsing Fever and the upcoming Lyme & Other Tick-Borne Diseases: First Rocky Mountain Forum. http://www.themountainmail.com/free_content/article_79b6177e-0bc9-11e6-be8d-a3483d929047.html

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Lyme patient and Biting Back advocate Nancy Wrigley

November 2015: Deborah Takahara, reporter from Denver’s Fox 31 news station, reported on fellow Lyme patient and Biting Back advocate Nancy Wrigley. A letter written by Nancy’s daughter to the Denver Broncos regarding her Mom’s fight against Lyme gaining attention and support from the team. http://kdvr.com/2015/11/24/daughters-letter-catches-attention-of-broncos-mom-battling-disease-gets-players-for-facebook-friends/

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