Podcasts

Episode 28: Herbal Treatments for Lyme Disease and Co-infections

Cindy Kennedy, FNP, is joined by clinical herbalist Julie McIntyre, who discusses herbal treatments for Lyme disease and co-infections, and how she helps clients heal. Julie is an Earth ceremonialist and metis of Norwegian and Mohawk/Blackfeet decent. She is the director for the Center for Earth Relations and for the past decade has worked with the…

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Episode 27: Finding a Cure for Lyme Disease

Cindy Kennedy, FNP, is joined by University of New Haven Lyme researcher Dr. Eva Sapi, who discusses her recent studies on finding a cure for Lyme disease. The studies investigate the different forms of Borrelia burgdorferi to better understand how Borrelia can hide from the immune system as well as from antimicrobial therapies. Dr. Sapi…

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Episode 26: Acupuncture for Health and Healing

Cindy Kennedy, FNP, is joined by Dr. James D. Moran, who discusses the work that he does using acupuncture and Oriental Medicine to help his patients find healing from chronic pain and illness. Dr. Moran is a Licensed Acupuncturist (MA), Doctor of Acupuncture (RI), and Certified Addiction Specialist. Dr. Moran is a 1985 graduate of…

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Episode 25: Detoxification, Nutrition and Lyme

Cindy Kennedy, FNP, is joined by best-selling author Dr. Jay Davidson, who discusses the importance of detoxification and nutrition for those suffering from chronic illness like Lyme disease. Davidson D.C., PSc.D. completed his undergraduate studies at University Wisconsin La Crosse Majoring in Biology with biomedical concentration and chemistry minor. He received his doctorate of chiropractic…

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Episode 24: Cutting-Edge Lyme Research

Cindy Kennedy, FNP, is joined by Dr. Brian Fallon, director of the Tick-Borne Disease Research Center at Columbia University, who discusses the cutting-edge Lyme research that they are doing at the center and how their research is improving treatment. Dr. Fallon is internationally renowned for his work on the neurologic and neuropsychiatric aspects of Lyme…

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Episode 23: Lyme Disease and the Brain

Cindy Kennedy, FNP, is joined by Dr. Robert C. Bransfield, M.D., F.A.P.A., who discusses Lyme disease and the brain, including the connection between Lyme disease and mental health and how Lyme disease and co-infections can cause cognitive impairments, sleep disorders and various psychiatric issues. Dr. Bransfield is a graduate of Rutgers College and the George…

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Episode 22: Finding Emotional, Mental and Energetic Healing from Lyme

Cindy Kennedy, FNP, is joined by Mytrae Meliana, a holistic psychotherapist, speaker and author from San Francisco, who discusses how she found emotional, mental and energetic healing from Lyme disease, beyond just the physical healing. Meliana contracted sudden and severe Lyme symptoms in 2009 though she’d been very healthy her whole life. Like so many…

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Episode 21: Improving Testing For Lyme and Other Tick-Borne Diseases

Cindy Kennedy, FNP, discusses Lyme disease testing with Dr. Jyotsna Shah, who heads one of the leading laboratories for the diagnosis of tick-borne diseases. Dr. Jyotsna Shah is the President and Laboratory Director of IGeneX Clinical Laboratory, Palo Alto, California. Dr. Shah has over 40 years of research experience in immunology, molecular biology and microbiology.…

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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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