A Student of Bettina’s Offers a Different Perspective on the Treatment of Lyme Disease and other Immune System Disorders

Living with chronic Lyme disease can be a challenge for both humans and horses, as both Bettina and her Quarter Horse stallion Vousy know. Once in the system, Lyme can easily reoccur resulting in a constant battle to keep the effects of the disease in check.

Bettina’s student Christian Gundermann has just published an essay titled “Equine/Human Lyme Embodiments: Towards a Feminist Ecology of Entangled Becomings” that argues for a different perspective in the treatment of Lyme disease for humans and horses.

You can read the article here: https://www.depauw.edu/site/humanimalia/issue%2020/gundermann.html