Resource Guide for Lyme Disease
by Cynthia M. Johnson, MA
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
1600 Clifton Road
Atlanta, GA 30329-4027
Among their "Health Topics A to Z," the CDC offers reliable information on Lyme disease. Included are photos of actual ticks and a map of the US showing where the disease is most prevalent.
Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA)
1300 Wilson Boulevard
Arlington, VA 22209
The IDSA is an organization for doctors, scientists, and other healthcare professionals who specialize in infectious diseases. The public can access fact sheets and press releases on Lyme disease.
American Lyme Disease Foundation (ALDF)
PO Box 466
Lyme, CT 06371
ALDF is an organization centered on research, education, and prevention of Lyme disease. The public can access information about Lyme and other tick-borne diseases. Other services on the website include news and a physician referral service.
Last reviewed November 2018 by EBSCO Medical Review Board Michael Woods, MD, FAAP
Last Updated: 11/7/2018