LYME FACTS

In the United States, Lyme disease is the fastest-growing illness spread via an infectious agent. the disease is transmitted by the bite of a black-legged tick.The tick must already be infected with Lyme disease bacteria. The risk of contracting the disease increases the longer the tick is attached to the body.

LYME FACTS:

Lyme Disease has been the called “The Great Imitator” because it can mimic other types of illnesses:

Multiple Sclerosis

Fibromyalgia

Chronic fatigue

Anxiety

Alzheimer’s

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Intracranial Hypertension

Lupus

ALS

Parkinson’s

ADD

ADHD

Autism

Lou Gehrig’s disease

Bell’s Palsy

Vasculitis

Gastro Diseases

Psychological illnesses