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Title Suffering the silence : chronic Lyme disease in an age of denial / Allie Cashel.
Author Cashel, Allie.
Publication Berkeley, California : North Atlantic Books, 2015.
Description 219 pages ; 23 cm
Call # 616.9246 C
Summary "A young sufferer of chronic Lyme disease investigates the roots of the illness and the controversy around its acceptance as a chronic illness; features the stories of chronic Lyme patients from around the world and their struggle for recognition and treatment"-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Part I: The Aches and Pains of Daily Living -- Part II: Beyond the Wall -- Part III: Structures of Silence -- Part IV: Making Noise.
Subject Lyme disease -- Patients -- Biography.
Chronically ill -- Biography.
Cashel, Allie.
Lyme disease -- Social aspects.
Lyme disease -- Psychological aspects.
Chronic diseases -- Social aspects.
Chronic diseases -- Psychological aspects.
Denial (Psychology) -- Social aspects.
Stigma (Social psychology)
ISBN 9781583949245 (trade paperback) :
1583949240 (trade paperback) :

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