Membership in Online Support Group Helps Feelings of Loneliness and Despair Patient expresses thanks to the volunteers who keep’s virtual forum going.

By Dorothy Kupcha Leland

L sponsors an online support and discussion forum called “US National Lyme Disease Support Groups.” Once you’ve joined the main group, there are opportunities to join subgroups, such as for individual states and for parents of children with Lyme.

(You may recall that we had a network of state-based Yahoo! groups until about a year ago, when we migrated the whole thing over to a new platform.) has a support group

It heartened me to read the following message in my “daily digest” from the group back around Thanksgiving, written by a member whom I’ll call “B.”….Join or login below to continue reading.

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