Podcasts

Episode 17: A Mother’s Journey – Rescuing a Son from Lyme Disease

Cindy Kennedy, FNP, is joined by registered psychotherapist and author Lori Dennis, who shares her journey of helping her adult son get well after he became ill with Lyme disease in the fall of 2012. While helping her son navigate his medical journey from “no answers” to continued recovery, Dennis determined to write a book…

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Episode 16: The Gifts of Chronic Illness

Cindy Kennedy, FNP, discusses Lyme disease and the gifts of chronic illness with licensed psychotherapist Ruschelle Khanna, LCSW. Khanna shares her personal Lyme journey and how she has been able to thrive despite her illness. Khanna reveals the gifts that she has found from living with Lyme disease, and how she now helps others suffering…

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Episode 15 – Social Security Disability and Lyme Disease

Social Security Disability and Lyme Disease Attorney Robert Noa joins Cindy Kennedy, FNP, to discuss how he helps people with chronic illness like Lyme disease collect Social Security disability and his belief that “no one should go it alone.” He discusses the most common misconceptions that people have about applying and qualifying for Social Security…

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Episode 14: Finding Hope and Courage Amid Lyme Disease

Cindy Kennedy, FNP, is joined by author and speaker George Popovici, who shares his journey from being an award-winning safety engineer who had it all in the prime of his life, to his desperate eight-year search to find out why he had fallen ill. After seeing 42 physicians, Popovici finally discovered that he was suffering…

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Episode 13: The Adrenal Glands and Chronic Illness – What You Need To Know

Cindy Kennedy, FNP, discusses what Lyme disease patients need to know about adrenal glands and chronic illness with endocrinologist Dr. Mary Pat Roy. Dr. Mary Pat Roy is a board certified endocrinologist, with an interest in women’s health and osteoporosis. After graduating from the University of Notre Dame in South Bend, Indiana, she completed her medical…

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Episode 12: A Caregiver’s Perspective on Lyme Disease

In this special episode, Cindy Kennedy is joined by her husband, Joe, as he discusses his experience as a caregiver and spouse to someone with Lyme disease. Joe shares the darkest moments of the journey, what gave him the strength to continue – and shares his advice for other caregivers. Joe and Cindy Kennedy were…

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Episode 11: Tick Testing with Dr. Stephen Rich

Cindy Kennedy, FNP, discusses tick testing with Dr. Stephen Rich, Professor of Microbiology at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. Dr. Rich discusses the testing conducted at his laboratory on ticks sent from people all over the country, and explains how ticks feed and spread Lyme Disease to their hosts. For information on tick testing, go…

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Episode 10: Lyme Disease Patient Research Project

Cindy Kennedy, FNP, discusses how LymeDisease.org empowers patients with the group’s chief executive, Lorraine Johnson. Johnson is an attorney advocate and Lyme disease patient. Johnson joins the program to discuss MyLymeData.org, a patient powered research project. Discover how you can add your data to MyLymeData and the efforts that LymeDisease.org are taking in order to…

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Episode 9: Living Medicine – Tapping Into the Body’s Innate Ability to Heal

Cindy Kennedy, FNP, chats with Dr. Christopher Fabricius, who discusses the power of the body to heal itself. He discusses how to support the innate processes that allow your body to heal. Dr. Fabricius is pleased to offer patients a completely different system of medicine that is congruent with nature and in alignment with science.…

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Episode 8: One Breath At A Time – Tips For Mindful Living

Kate Forest is a Self Care and Mindful Living Teacher, the creator of Self Care Yoga®, a speaker, trainer, world care advocate, and the owner of Self Care Moments™. She has been sharing her mindful approach to living and learning with individuals, universities and schools for nearly two decades, and has helped to empower thousands of…

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