Eye on Lyme Disease

Lyme disease is a very prevalent health concern across the United States and particularly in our neck of the woods. Without prompt treatment, the Lyme spirochetes spread throughout the body through the bloodstream, affecting the joints, heart, brain and eyes ...

Lyme Disease: Diagnosis and Treatment Tips

Lyme disease (LD) is both prevalent and controversial. Physicians have become polarized into opposing viewpoints and many patients are left in the middle, unsure which way to proceed. Let’s put this into perspective. In 2013, the Center for Disease Control (CDC) ...

An Integrative Approach to Lyme Disease

For many, it’s a rash followed by a doctor’s appointment with some antibiotics, analgesics, rest and, if blessed, that is the end of it. But for some it’s more than that. It’s scarcity, it’s pain, it’s decreased quality in daily life, and, for others, it’s disruption within families ...

Backyard Tick Prevention

Increased awareness about ticks and the diseases they carry has led to heightened interest in preventive measures people can take for their own property. In Connecticut, where densely wooded areas frequently abut landscaped lawns and backyards, this is of paramount ...

A Whole-Body Approach to Treatment of Lyme Disease

Conventional approach for treating Lyme disease is to prescribe any of a variety of antibiotics —orally or intravenously—in any number of combinations and rotations. Sometimes doctors also prescribe antiprotozoal drugs to deal with the cystic form of Borrelia bacteria ...

Lyme Disease: Diagnosis, Testing and Co-Infections

By many accounts, Lyme disease is the fastest growing vector-borne infectious disease in the United States. Further heightening widespread concern over Lyme is the fact that the disease is so commonly left undiagnosed, or is simply misdiagnosed because of its complicated ...

2017-04-04T00:07:21+00:00 Healing, Local Articles, Lyme Disease|