Dr. Nicola Ducharme, ND is a licensed naturopathic doctor, and is the founder and Medical Director of RestorMedicine. She is recognized as a Lyme expert internationally. She has authored several books on the subject, including the best-selling The Lyme Diet, The Beginners Guide to Lyme Disease, Lyme Disease in Australia and Lyme Brain. She has also been a chapter contributor in two of Connie Strasheim’s books, Insights into Lyme Disease Treatment: 13 Lyme-Literate Health Care Practitioners Share Their Healing Strategies, and New Paradigms in Lyme Disease Treatment: 10 Top Doctors Reveal Healing Strategies That Work. Dr. Nicola has developed two online training programs for Lyme disease – Lyme-Ed for Patients and Lyme-Ed for Practitioners. She consults with patients around the world, blending conventional and integrative approaches to treating Lyme and other tick-borne illnesses.