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www.today.com/health/ticked-10-years-living-lyme-disease-2...

I don't know when or where I was bitten by the tick that gave me Lyme disease — it could have been during a stroll through a park or even while petting a dog. ... 10 years living with Lyme ...

academic.oup.com/jid/article/183/3/453/887055

In the years after the Yale studies, most patients in each group received some type of antibiotic treatment. Of the 84 study patients, 20 subsequently received parenteral antibiotics for Lyme disease, 34 later received oral antibiotic therapy for Lyme disease, and 15 were given oral antibiotics for other indications.

answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20090828055217AASx1XG

Lyme disease that has burrowed into your body for many years and then re-emerged can cause many different kinds of symptoms. Among them, muscle and joint pain, brain and nervous system problems, heart irregularities--the list goes on and on.

www.cbsnews.com/news/lyme-disease-when-it-isnt-caught...

When Nicole Greene's friend plucked a tick from her head back in 2001 and flushed it away, she thought nothing of it again until six years later when her doctor told her she had Lyme disease and ...

well.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/07/08/when-lyme-disease-lasts...

Approximately 10 percent to 15 percent of people who are treated for medically documented Lyme disease develop persistent or recurrent symptoms of fatigue, musculoskeletal pain and cognitive complaints. The condition is known as post-treatment Lyme disease syndrome, or PTLDS. “It is a real disorder, although nobody really knows what’s ...

www.lymedisease.org/lyme-basics/lyme-disease/chronic-lyme...

If Lyme disease is not diagnosed and treated early, the spirochetes can spread and may go into hiding in different parts of the body. Weeks, months or even years later, patients may develop problems with the brain and nervous system, muscles and joints, heart and circulation, digestion, reproductive system, and skin.

www.collective-evolution.com/2013/04/04/the-fatal-truth...

Of course it is three years later, but unfortunately 2010 is the most recent year researched. So if the number of reported Lyme cases was only continuing to increase at that time, and since there has been no evidence of a decrease in cases, it can only be assumed that the number of people with Lyme disease is appallingly higher at the present ...

www.rheumatology.org/.../Diseases-Conditions/Lyme-Disease

Lyme disease is an infection spread by the bite of infected blacklegged ticks. In the northeastern, mid-Atlantic, and north-central United States, it is spread by Ixodes scapularis (or deer tick), and in the Pacfic coast, it is spread by the western blacklegged tick (Ixodes pacificus).

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lyme_disease

Lyme disease, also known as Lyme borreliosis, is an infectious disease caused by a bacterium named Borrelia spread by ticks. The most common sign of infection is an expanding area of redness on the skin, known as erythema migrans, that appears at the site of the tick bite about a week after it occurred.

www.healthline.com/health-news/you-do-not-have-chronic...

Lyme disease is a bacterial illness carried by ticks. Although other animals are capable of carrying the bacteria, transmission to humans from other animal sources has not been fully supported by ...