Lance Armstrong's plastic yellow bracelets are everywhere. Television personalities and athletes alike don them in support of cancer research. Pink ones have surfaced for breast cancer research as well as army-green ones to support the troops. Now, one Orange teenager is helping to market a new colored bracelet while raising awareness about Lyme disease.
Lauren Berkley, a senior at Amity Regional High School in Woodbridge, is selling lime green bands as a way to raise funds for people with Lyme disease, which affects nearly one million people nationwide.