Archive for May, 2013


Should I have my 1 year old tested for Lyme Disease?

by mainerunningphotos Question by Sunny: Should I have my 1 year old tested for Lyme Disease? I found a tick on my 1 yr old 3 weeks ago. I called the dr was told since tick was flat no need to worry. Well a family member told me I need to have baby tested for […]

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What dosage of doxycycline should be taken for chronic lyme disease?

by mainerunningphotos Question by wowpow32: What dosage of doxycycline should be taken for chronic lyme disease? i think the dosage my doc gave me is too low. ive heard of many people doing 400-600 mgs for chronic lyme. im only doing 100? should i ask him up to my dosage. he isnt to familiar with […]

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Q&A: My dog lives outdoors and keeps getting ticks?

Question by beachy: My dog lives outdoors and keeps getting ticks? I have removed almost 30 ticks from my dog this week, but she’s a rescue dog and loves to run in the woods. I live in the Caribbean so I don’t think we get lyme disease here. Do we? Other than being itchy, what […]

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Is he too early to get neutered?

by mainerunningphotos Question by Crayons: Is he too early to get neutered? My veterinarian suggested that at 21-week old, my puppy should get neutered along with his 2nd round of Lyme Disease shot. Is this a good idea or is it too early? Best answer: Answer by kaadishYes, he’s old enough. It’s actually safe to […]

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Q&A: i need some help writing a thesis statement?

Question by ladiichacha: i need some help writing a thesis statement? i have to write a thesis statement about my report lyme disease and i don’t know how to start it or how to write it. Can some one help me? Best answer: Answer by ajjohnny410Your thesis statement basically says what your essay will be […]

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what dosage of doxycycline should be taken for chronic lyme disease?

by mainerunningphotos Question by wowpow32: what dosage of doxycycline should be taken for chronic lyme disease? i think the dosage my doc gave me is too low. ive heard of many people doing 400-600 mgs for chronic lyme. im only doing 100? should i ask him up to my dosage. he isnt to familiar with […]

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Q&A: should my akita puppy get lyme vaccination?

by mainerunningphotos Question by jay: should my akita puppy get lyme vaccination? he is 15-weeks-old. my vet recommended he get it at 4 months of age, along with his rabies vaccine. he said not to take him to a park such as a dog park, until vaccinated with lyme vaccine. i live in LA county, […]

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Q&A: Could I possible have a yeast infection?

by mainerunningphotos Question by jam _07: Could I possible have a yeast infection? I was recently diagnosed with Lyme Disease and am on a high dose of antibiotics. I read they can give you yeast infections. I haven’t had any weird discharge though but have irritation and burning. Could it still be yeast infection? Best […]

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anyone who is photo sensitive from meds they are taking?

by mainerunningphotos Question by what was i thinking!!: anyone who is photo sensitive from meds they are taking? i was diagnosed w/ a thing similar to lyme disease.now with the meds im on,i have to stay out of direct sunlight,wear a hat,glasses,sunblock.how crucial is this anyway.i mean for 3 weeks.its summer.so anyone with this problem […]

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Doctor problems. Enlarged prostate, bladder, and esophagus?

by jujuridl Question by rhanser: Doctor problems. Enlarged prostate, bladder, and esophagus? I have been going to doctors for years for numorous of things. I had lyme disease when was a child 3x from different ticks. I was paralyezed from the waist down from one episode. I often wonder if what I have going on […]

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