Lyme Disease for me it's chronic I have been dealing with these things on and off since I was 13 and I just turned 30. There are not enough antibiotics in the world to make me better. What makes things worse is not many people understand Lyme and think that it's gone after 3 weeks of treatment. Well it's not if it's not caught soon enough.

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Just want to share, it's Tick season is here is some info on Lyme Disease From the medical illustration of Erythema migrans

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Lyme Disease is not the only infection that is passed by a tick bite. These other diseases have become known as "co-infections."

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Symptoms of #Bartonella a very common co-infection with #Lyme Disease At my worst, I had more than half of the symptoms on this list. Now I continue to experience some of these symptoms, they are merely not as severe.

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stomach of patient with STARI showing red, radial, expanding edge of rash close to the site of tick bite

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What Does a Tick Bite Look Like? | If you have a tick bite, you need to identify it fast. Learn the signs and symptoms of tick bites on humans. #TerminixBlog

There's a lot of overlap between the symptoms of chronic Lyme disease and fibromyalgia. Your fibromyalgia symptoms could actually be caused by untreated Lyme and other tick-borne diseases.

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Courtesy of the CDC - types of ticks. The blacklegged tick is the type that can carry Lyme disease.

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Neurological complications: numbness, pain, weakness, Bell's palsy (paralysis of the facial muscles), visual disturbances, and meningitis symptoms such as fever, stiff neck, and severe headache. Other problems, which may not appear until weeks, months, or years after a tick bite, include decreased concentration, irritability, memory and sleep disorders, and nerve damage

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