Our t-shirt design competition winners!

We are so excited to announce our winners of our recent t-shirt design competition. That’s right, there is more than one! At the end of Feb, we put a callout for budding artists, designers, and anyone who fancied having a go at designing our new charity t-shirt. These designs could be based on any or […]

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Introducing our latest Charity Ambassador

We are grateful to announce a new charity ambassador for Caudwell LymeCo – TV and film actor, Martin McDougall. About Martin Martin McDougall is an Anglo American actor. Born in Edinburgh to a Scottish father and American mother, Martin grew up in New Jersey. In a career spanning twenty-eight years, Martin has worked extensively in […]

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Our free online events in April

We’re delighted to announce some further free events for Lyme patients during the month of April. Friday 9th April, 6pm Following the popularity of our free yoga class last month, we have partnered up with Kayla at Aroga Yoga to bring you a 45 minute online class. Kayla, who herself has suffered from chronic illness, […]

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Exciting new diagnostic test being developed by Uni of Leicester

Scientists at University of Leicester have invented a novel way of detecting Borrelia species in early and late stage Lyme disease patients that could potentially transform Lyme disease diagnostics. How does the test work? The researchers have developed the innovative use of a PCR test that targets the DNA of the Lyme bacteria in blood […]

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Design our t-shirt competition!

Calling all creatives! Are you interested in fashion, art, or graphic design? Passionate about Lyme disease awareness and/or supporting charities? Then this competition is for you! In readiness for Lyme Awareness Month and especially Wear Lime for Lyme day on Friday 7th May, we’re looking for a creative new t-shirt design for our charity that Lyme […]

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Our next FREE online events for Lyme patients

Our next lot of free online events have been launched! They include an online yoga session especially adapted for chronically ill patients (sold out already! But waitlist places are available) We also have an exciting online discussion and Q&A session with two researchers from the John Hopkins Lyme Disease Research Centre in the U.S. They’ll […]

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A Year of Challenges for Lyme

Lyme disease research is a cause close to Alex Hamlin’s heart. So, along with his partner and some family members, he has decided to take on an epic year of challenges to raise money for Caudwell LymeCo. And when we say epic, we mean epic! As experienced runners, he knew they needed do something special […]

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Research programme launch – our Innovation Fund is open!

We are thrilled to announce that our Innovation Fund is now open for research funding applications into Lyme disease. About the fund This pioneering fund will see us award small grants for innovative research projects into improving testing and treatment of Lyme disease. The aim is to build capacity within Lyme disease research. We want […]

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Launching our FREE online events for Lyme patients

We’re launching a series of online events for Lyme patients to help inform, inspire and entertain over these dark winter months. Based on the results of a survey we recently shared, we have curated our first two sessions, and they start next week! On Wednesday 27th January 2021 at 6:15pm we’re giving you access to […]

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2020 in Review

2020 was a difficult year for many. At times, life has seemed at a standstill whilst the pandemic has raged all around us. In the 2019 version of this blog, we remarked on how 2020 looked set to be a game changer of a year in terms of the profile of Lyme disease. After a […]

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