Several people here in Central New York who have or have had Lyme disease stood with Senator Schumer today calling for federal health officials to stop dragging their feet on help for treatment and prevention. Martha Conan says her case went undiagnosed for a decade.
“In 2001 I started getting symptoms and I didn’t know what the heck they were. And not until 2012 was I diagnosed with Lyme disease. That’s how long it takes and I don’t want anyone to have to suffer like that.”