Chronic Lyme disease can be a tricky disease to beat. Unlike short-term, acute Lyme, which most doctors treat with a few weeks of the antibiotic
It used to be believed that Lyme disease always resolved after a few weeks of antibiotics. But more and more reports are coming out of
By now, you’ve probably heard the Lyme disease horror stories of celebrities like Avril Lavigne, Yolanda and Bella Hadid, Ally Hilfiger, Kris Kristofferson and Kelly Osbourne as
Here’s What to Look for if You Suspect You Have Chronic Lyme Disease For many parts of the U.S., Lyme disease season is coming to
Every year, approximately 300,000 Americans are diagnosed with Lyme disease.1 Unfortunately, myths about this widespread disease may present a barrier to prompt diagnosis and treatment. We explore 6
Though it’s a devastating chronic disease, Lyme disease confounds a large portion of the public. It’s much more than a bull’s eye rash, and with more
Every year, state health departments in the United States report about 30,000 cases of Lyme disease to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Tick-borne illness is spreading fast, with the CDC estimating that the number of cases of Lyme Diseasereported in the U.S. more than tripled from 2004-2016. Yet
1It Rarely Travels Alone Lyme often coexists with what Lyme expert Richard Horowitz, MD calls “Multiple Systemic Infectious Disease Syndrome.” On top of the Lyme bacteria Borrelia
Overview Lyme disease is an underreported, under-researched, and often debilitating disease transmitted by spirochete bacteria. The spiral-shaped bacteria, Borrelia burgdorferi, are transmitted by blacklegged deer ticks.