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MISLEADING LYME DISEASE FIGURES PHE 2015 by Joanne60 Common animal-associated infections quarterly reports: 2015 ... Read on »
CHRONIC ILLNESS - TESTING - INFECTIONS - IMMUNE SUPPORT by Joanne60                    Photo courtesy of Mark Christian at the Academy Of Nutritional Medicine on... Read on »
LYME DISEASE - NO KNOWN TICK BITE - LIMITATIONS OF ANTIBODY RESPONSE by Joanne60 'Lyme borreliosis should be considered in symptomatic  patients that have had exposure to ticks and not... Read on »


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Lyme disease was first identified in 1975 after a number of cases occurred in a town called Old Lyme, in Connecticut, USA. However, it is not a new disease and it has been known in Europe... » Read on
Some infected people have no symptoms at all. However, the first sign is usually a pink or red spot at the site of the tick bite. This appears between 3 and 30 days after biting, and... » Read on
Lyme disease is caused by spiral-shaped bacteria known as 'Borrelia burgdorferi'. They are spread from one animal to another by tick bites and can be transmitted to people when a tick... » Read on
A doctor will usually make the diagnosis based on your symptoms, such as the erythema migrans rash. You might be asked if you have visited an area where catching the disease is... » Read on
Oral (taken by mouth) antibiotics are usually recommended for the treatment of early Lyme disease. Intravenous (given by a fine tube directly into a vein) antibiotics... » Read on

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