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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Just diagnosed with Lyme Disease! Please Help!?

1st, a rheumatologist often knows more about Lyme because they specialize in joint problems which often occur w/ a Lyme infection.2nd, if you had the bullseye a full MONTH ago, it's unfortunate you... Read More »

Could this be a symptom of lyme disease?

While most patients will get the bull's-eye rash if they're infected with Lyme disease, some will not. Furthermore, many patients will miss the rash because it's often in places you don't regularl... 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 »

What is the scientific name for Lyme disease?

Lyme disease, or Borreliosis, is an inflammatory disorder caused by the bacterium Borrelia burgdorferi. The disease is spread through tick bites. The common name Lyme disease came about because the... Read More »