Lyme Disease

What it is and how to prevent it

Lyme disease is the most common tick-borne illness in the North America and in Europe. Lyme disease may be caused by bacterium Borrelia burgdorferi. You'er most likely to get Lyme disease if you live or spend time in grassy and heavily wooded areas were the ticks can be carrying the disease. To prevent Lyme disease wear long pants and long sleeves when walking in the woods and check yourself and yourself kids your pets for ticks.


Early symptoms:

  • Rash joint pain
  • fever neurological problemes
  • chills
  • fatigue
Later symptoms

  • Neurological problems
  • Joint pain