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User's Guide to Treating Lyme Disease

User's Guide to Treating Lyme Disease

Lyme disease is caused by a bacterial infection transmitted by a tick bite and is best treated early with antibiotics. However, many people suffer from chronic relapsing Lyme disease, which can cause a variety of physical and psychiatric symptoms: recurrent fever, fatigue, muscle and joint... more

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  • ISBN 9781591201779
  • Imprint Basic Health Publications
  • Category Health & Fitness

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Overview

Lyme disease is caused by a bacterial infection transmitted by a tick bite and is best treated early with antibiotics. However, many people suffer from chronic relapsing Lyme disease, which can cause a variety of physical and psychiatric symptoms: recurrent fever, fatigue, muscle and joint stiffness, poor coordination, lightheadedness, mood swings, and depression. In the User's Guide, health authors James Gormley and Caren Feingold Tishfield, R.D., explain how to best avoid Lyme disease and how to benefit from safe treatments.

James Gormley is a well-known health and nutrition writer and former editor of "Better Nutrition" magazine. He is the author of DHA: A Good Fat, and his articles have been published in...more

Caren Feingold Tishfield, R. D., is a dietician who advises clients in New York City. Because of her personal experience with chronic relapsing Lyme disease, she has developed an understanding of how...more