Archive for May, 2013


Q&A: Are there ticks carrying tick borne encephalitis in Norrbotten?

Question by star (Antonella): Are there ticks carrying tick borne encephalitis in Norrbotten? There is probably lyme disease for sure here as in the rest of Europe, but are there ticks carrying tick borne encephalitis in Norrbotten or is it just a problem in the south of Sweden? thank you Best answer: Answer by DekayelThere […]

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i found a tick on my skin, should i save it for doctor?

by mainerunningphotos Question by levi.: i found a tick on my skin, should i save it for doctor? I just recently found a tick on my arm. It was on top of the surface of my skin, sitting on a red bump with a mild red rash around it. I removed the tick with tweezers, […]

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If I was bit by ticks as a kid, should I talk to a doctor?

by mainerunningphotos Question by jack.nickel: If I was bit by ticks as a kid, should I talk to a doctor? When I was a child I was bitten by multiple ticks (my guess is about 5 or 6). I have no reason to believe I may have tick fever or lyme disease but I heard […]

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I have Chronic Lyme Disease. Are there any alternative medicines that can help relieve some of the symptoms?

Question by Empress KitiKat: I have Chronic Lyme Disease. Are there any alternative medicines that can help relieve some of the symptoms? I was misdiagnosed multiple times because Lyme testing is so problematic. Now it’s chronic. I no longer have any type of medical insurance. Is there any type of holistic/alternative medications that can help […]

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Q&A: What kind of disability can I get? I’ve had lyme disease 3 times…?

by mainerunningphotos Question by tlsttdatdcnei: What kind of disability can I get? I’ve had lyme disease 3 times…? I’ve had Lyme disease 3 times, and my daughter has had it twice. It gives me extreme fatigue muscle aches and headaches. What type of disability can I get? Best answer: Answer by sandy eggoYou should check […]

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Is this type of tick a carrier of Lyme Disease?

Question by Roxanne: Is this type of tick a carrier of Lyme Disease? I found a tick this past week on my bed that had this weird zig zag shape on it’s back. I have no idea if I had been bitten, but I feel achy and stiff and very worn down. Of course I […]

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I’ve been sick for weeks could you help me find what I am sick with?

by mainerunningphotos Question by Courtney: I’ve been sick for weeks could you help me find what I am sick with? I have been sick for weeks with little improvement. At first I thought it was lyme disease and was put on antibiotics however the test results were negative and I do not seem to be […]

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Swollen nerves in the back of my eyes?

by mainerunningphotos Question by Wizards of Waverly Place

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Q&A: If I removed tics from my dog, should I take him to the vet?

by mainerunningphotos Question by Ashley F: If I removed tics from my dog, should I take him to the vet? My dog recently had tics. I am now trying to remove them when I do, should I take him to the vet, to check for lyme disease? Best answer: Answer by MY NEWF IS SMARTER […]

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Natural Healing for Lymes Disease on a dog?

Question by Snowninja: Natural Healing for Lymes Disease on a dog? My 5 month old puppy got diagnosed with Lymes yesterday, he is taking antibiotics for 4- 6 weeks, are there any natural remedies, homeopathic remedies that might help in conjunction with the antibiotics? Will the antibiotics be harmful for such of a long time?? […]

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