ILADS is committed to improving the understanding of Lyme and other tick-borne diseases, and to supporting doctors in the evidence-based treatment of those diseases. These efforts are in service of elevating the standard of care for patients with tick-borne infections.
ILADS’ comprehensive set of treatment guidelines based on the best available evidence. Guidelines cover prophylactic treatment, antibiotic therapy for the EM rash, and the role of antibiotic re-treatment in patients with persistent manifestations of Lyme disease.
Patients deserve care from physicians who understand Lyme and are experienced with tick-borne illnesses. Use our search tool to locate providers in your area.
Social Security Disability Benefits with Lyme Disease
If you have Lyme disease and your symptoms significantly limit your ability to work you may file a claim for Social Security Disability benefits.