As I continue to read about the incidence of “Long-Covid” and we begin to bring on clients who are experiencing the multitude of symptoms inherent in it, it recalls the experiences of our clients who have been diagnosed with either Chronic Lyme Disease (CLD) or Myalgic Encephalomyelitis / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS).
These clients often experience a difficult time being heard and finding the right providers.
I had no idea that a New York Times columnist I often read, Ross Douthat, was experiencing the long and difficult journey of Chronic Lyme Disease (CLD) and was writing about his experience. Over the past few weeks, I’ve read several of his columns and look forward to reading his book. Here are some of his most recent: