Which disease mimics the symptoms of Lyme disease?

Answer Lyme disease is notoriously difficult to diagnose. Lyme disease is caused by a bacteria and transmitted by the bite of a tick. The name comes from a town in Connecticut where a number of cases were... Read More »

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Signs of Lyme Disease?

It's possible that you got bit by a tick while you were hiking. While most people will get a bull's-eye rash, some will not and of those who do, the rash is often in an area that they can't/don't ... Read More »

Iodine Lyme Disease?

Iodine sometimes is administered as an alternative treatment for Lyme disease. Lyme disease is a tick-borne disease which affects the body's metabolism and neurological functions. Iodine is given t... Read More »

How to Prevent Lyme Disease?

Lyme disease is a bacterial disease that is transmitted to people via the the bite of infected ticks. Lyme disease is usually treatable using antibiotics, especially if caught quickly; however, as ... Read More »

Prognosis of Lyme Disease in Dogs?

According to the Baker Institute for Animal Health, Lyme disease was officially recognized in the United States in 1975. A doctor documented the disease in a group of children in Lyme, Connecticut.... Read More »