Lyme Disease

Lyme disease is a tick-borne infection caused by a bacteria called Borrelia burgdorferi. Lyme disease is most often transmitted by black-legged tick bites and in recent studies has also been found in mosquitos.

What are lyme disease spirochetes

Parasites- A Serious Co-infection of Lyme Disease

Can Parasites Cause Lyme Disease?

Can Parasites Cause Lyme Disease? Lyme disease is a bacterial infection that is commonly transmitted through tick bites. This illness is notorious for causing various symptoms affecting various body parts, including the joints, skin, heart, and nervous system. However, recent research has shown that parasites may also play a role …

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Lyme Disease in Dogs

Can Dogs Get Lyme Disease?

This study from the University of North Carolina reveals the extremely high prevalence of Lyme disease and various co-infections like Babesia and Ehrlichia in our canine friends. The different prevalence of tick-borne canine infections in the South versus the Northeast is interesting. Southern ticks supposedly carry more Bartonella, while ticks …

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