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How the health care system has failed them. CHEK News Vancouver Island, BC Canada. Interview with Jay McQuhae regarding his daughter Marie battling Lyme Disease while they battle the road blocks in our healthcare system. After chartering a private jet they have now left Canada for her to be treated by a Lyme specialist in Northern California

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Vancouver Sun August 23, 2010
 

 

Re: Controversy with a bite; People with Lyme disease say they can’t get treatment. Health officials say they don’t need it, Aug. 13

Stories like Erin Ellis’s have the possibility to change lives, as it was only a newspaper article that eventually led to my young daughter’s undiagnosed, degenerative illness being correctly diagnosed as neurological Lyme disease. Of course, like many of the individuals in the article, she had to go to the U.S. to be diagnosed and properly treated. My daughter became ill after a visit to Vancouver Island, in 2007.

Read more: http://www.vancouversun.com/health/Canadians+with+Lyme+disease+left+fend+themselves/3430585/story.html#ixzz0xiK7ZwD7