Lyme-disease forces a young woman to live in a tent

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Lyme-disease forces a young woman to live in a tent

Rachel Gordon was formally diagnosed with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome in 2017 by the NHS, but has since discovered through private testing that she has chronic Lyme disease which makes her sensitive to mould in her accomodation.

Friends and family of Rachel's hope to raise £10,000 through JustGiving and fundraising events to help fund her herbal treatment for Lyme disease and provide her with healthy accommodation during the winter.

Friends of Rachel's have organised a '5Rhythms Summer Ball' fundraising event, which will take place mid-July at the Kew Community Centre.

London Live have been in touch with the NHS who said that Rachel Gordon's decision to live in her back garden is her own and nothing to do with her mis diagnosis. 

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