Podcasts

Episode 20: Tips from a Lyme-Literate Physician

Cindy Kennedy, FNP, is joined by Dr. Kenneth Liegner, who shares his thoughts about diagnosis and treatment of Lyme Disease. Dr. Liegner is a Board Certified Internist with additional training in Pathology and Critical Care Medicine, practicing in Pawling, N.Y. He has been actively involved in diagnosis and treatment of Lyme disease and related disorders…

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Episode 19: Ayurveda, Self Care and Lyme Disease

Episode 19: Ayurveda – A Powerful Platform for Healing and Self-Care Cindy Kennedy, FNP, is joined by author and blogger Mary Sullivan, who shares her own Lyme journey and how she used Ayurveda to heal from inflammation and illness. Discover what Ayurveda is and how it can be a powerful platform for self care and…

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Episode 18: Functional Medicine – Getting to the Root Cause of Illness

Cindy Kennedy, FNP, is joined by Dr. Jill Carnahan to discuss functional medicine and how she helps her patients to get to the root cause of their disease or illness. Dr. Carnahan also discusses the role that mold can play in chronic illness. Dr. Carnahan completed her residency at the University of Illinois Program in…

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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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