Ways to Identify Lyme Disease

Could it be Lyme Disease? Lyme Disease is often called “The Great Imitator” Lyme infection can mimic the following conditions: MS ALS Parkinson’s fibromyalgia chronic fatigue syndrome rheumatoid arthritis autistic-spectrum disorders (kids) many other disorders

What Is Lyme Disease

Definition of Lyme Disease By definition, Lyme disease refers to an illness caused by the bacteria Borrelia burgdorferi. This definition has been expanded to include other strains of Borrelia such as afzelii, andersonii, garinii.

Lyme Disease in Australia

In the following slides from a recent presentation in Sydney, Dr. McFadzean demonstrates why there is a need for heightened awareness around Lyme Disease and its various co-infections in Australia.

Low Dose Naltrexone

Low Dose Naltrexone: A beneficial modulator of immune function An immune modulating agent that can help patients with HIV, cancer, auto-immune disease and central nervous system disease?  It’s available, it’s relatively inexpensive, and it has application to autism, Lyme disease and thyroid disorders also through its beneficial effect on the immune system.  It is called Low Dose Naltrexone (LDN). Naltrexone in higher doses (50mg) was approved by the FDA in 1984 for helping heroin or opium addicts, as it blocked […]
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Patients in Australia

Australian Patient Guide Patients living in Australia are very welcome here at RestorMedicine. Dr. Nicola is honored to be able to connect with and help Lyme sufferers in her homeland. Below is some information to help you better understand what it means to be an international patient at RestorMedicine. Topics covered include (click link below to go directly to that section): Setting Up Your Appointment Costs Supplements Medications Lab Work Bi-Annual Clinics in Australia   If you have any questions […]
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Lyme Disease Feature on Blog Talk Radio

A few weeks ago I had the pleasure of speaking on Blog Talk Radio with Dr. Lauren “Lo” Noel about Lyme Disease. Below you can listen to the full program which covers Lyme Disease related topics including: How Lyme Disease is Transmitted Chronic Lyme Disease Lyme Disease Symptoms Lyme and Naturopathic Medicine Gluten Intolerance and Lyme Nutritonal Stategies for Treating Lyme Disease And More!

The Autism and Lyme Disease Connection

Autism and Lyme disease: what is the connection?   I was at a Lyme disease conference this week listening to Dr. Robert Bransfield speak.  He cited some scary figures –   That one single case of autism can cost $3.2 million over the course of a lifetime; and That 20% of autism may be associated with Lyme disease.   We certainly know that Lyme disease has extensive neurological manifestations, causing cognitive, psycho-emotional and behavioral changes – all things that that […]
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Natural Lyme Disease Treatment

Natural Treatment for Lyme Disease:  are antibiotics really necessary?   I am asked frequently whether it is possible to recover from Lyme disease without the use of antibiotics.  It’s a great question, but unfortunately not one for which I have a definitive answer.  Rather, my answer is “sometimes”.  I wish I could tell people that of course they can treat their Lyme disease 100% naturally and have great outcomes every time, but that is just not realistic.   I definitely […]
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My Journey Into Lyme Disease Treatment

For several years now, I have been treating Lyme disease using both conventional and naturopathic protocols.  My journey into Lyme disease work started out with a passion for working with autistic children.  Trained in DAN! (Defeat Autism Now) protocols, I worked alongside Kurt Woeller, D.O. at Stillpoint Center in Temecula, CA, also working as a consultant for New Beginnings Nutritionals, and as an outreach physician for Great Plains Laboratory.  During my work with autistic-spectrum kids, I started consulting with their […]
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Naturopathic Medicine, Nutrition and Neurofeedback for Lyme Disease

Dr. Nicola’s 3N Program for Lyme Disease Lyme disease is a complex and multi-factorial illness, affecting all systems of the body.  It is so much more than a simple bacterial infection, as it impacts hormone balance, digestive function, cognitive function and many other systems within the body. Dr. Nicola recognizes the complexity of Lyme disease, and the tremendous impact it can have on a person’s life.  Many chronic Lyme patients have had careers impacted, family lives strained, personal goals put […]
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