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Lyme disease

Lyme disease–carrying ticks are now in half of all U.S. counties

Claire Asher, Jan. 18, 2016
The ticks that transmit Lyme disease, a debilitating flulike illness caused by Borrelia bacteria, are spreading rapidly across the United States.

The challenge of diagnosing Lyme disease


Lyme disease is caused by the spirochete bacterium Borrelia burgdorferi (Bb) which is transmitted to humans through the black-legged tick bite. This condition is extremely serious and very challenging to overcome. Many researchers believe that Lyme disease may be one of the most overlooked and underdiagnosed health conditions in the world.

Cannabis kicks Lyme disease to the curb


Lyme disease has been controversial for some years. Many medical practitioners misdiagnose it, while several think that it's mental. With Lyme disease, there are so many symptoms, so many debilitating, agonizing manifestations, that it's often misdiagnosed as multiple sclerosis, chronic fatigue, lupus or a mental issue.