Ina Melendez is one of thousands of people who deal with Lyme disease. In her letter to President Trump she outlines what she went through and the debt that she has to just deal with her disease. Many Lyme disease patients have gone through debt and have even lost their houses. She states that many medical expenses are all paid out of pocket and that her insurance doesn’t cover any of it. This is why Ina is asking for President Trump to support and fight for Lyme rights.
- People suffering from Lyme disease suffer emotionally, financially, and physically.
- Insurance is important for people fighting Lyme disease since treatment is expensive.
- The writer would like the President to take action on Lyme disease.
“The last thing we should have to worry about is being in debt from medical expenses.”