They Didn't know
Martha M. Conan
My Personal Journey With Lyme disease
They Didn't know: My personal Journey with Lyme Disease documents author
Martha M. Conan's experience battling his crippling illness in three parts: first,
her youth, family relationships, and numerous misdiagnoses; the second, her
treatment with her second Lyme doctor and where she is today.
Conan powerfully depicts how her disease has changed everything that she
does, will do, and hopes to do in the future. She focuses on the medical issues
of Lyme disease- with her doctor's treatment and her faith, Conan knows
there is a light, even a small one, at the end of the tunnel. Conan hopes that
readers will be encouraged by her journey and find a doctor who understands
what the patient is gong through and sees the whole picture.
After eleven years of misdiagnoses and the struggles of finding a doctor who
treats Lyme, Conan Hopes that her story will raise awareness about Lyme
disease. This is a worldwide epidemic that can become chronic and alter a
person's life forever.