Health knowledge made personal
Join this community!
› Share page:

Blog Posts

Happy #Friday �� Whenever I can I try to start my day on the mat,... by carmelakb Happy #Friday \uD83C\uDF8A Whenever I can I try to start my day on the mat, whether it be #Yoga or... Read on »
Yesterday I posted a #TBT on a Wednesday, #BrainFog at its... by carmelakb Yesterday I posted a #TBT on a Wednesday, #BrainFog at its finest ☁️ So now that it’s actually... Read on »
#TBT 3 years ago, my second summer on IV antibiotics ��... by carmelakb #TBT 3 years ago, my second summer on IV antibiotics \uD83D\uDC89 #BetterDaysHaveCome #KeepFighting... Read on »

People

Jenna Smith California
Arline M. Tumwater, Washington
JessicaHickok California 55356

Latest Actvity

holka updated their goal to Lose weight. Jun 22 2014
Veronica E. joined the Lyme Disease Community. Jun 18 2014

Wellpedia

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

Featured HealthBloggers

Featured Health Mavens

T

Patient ExpertHealth Maven

Twitter Updates

Would you like your tweets to appear in the Lyme Disease Community?