Most affiliate Lyme disease (10 Symptoms of Lyme Disease You Should Know)with those that are always outdoors camping, or assume it mostly effects boys, and this cannot be further from reality. It is transmitted through a tick bite, which could frankly happen at any point when you may be outside. It effects men, women, and children alike; with stats raking in a reported 300,000 new cases of Lyme disease each year confirmed just in the United States alone. Its effects can be treated mostly through the help of antibiotics, but if it has been a long time since the tick bite occurred and was never diagnosed, severe symptoms may begin to set in.
By removing the ticks immediately, using any kind of bug repellent sprays, and spraying pesticides around your home landscaping you can greatly decrease your odds of obtaining Lyme disease.
Lyme disease can be a lifelong journey which is why it is so imperative that you get it treated as soon as possible. Many can continue to live very normal lives with medications and knowing what triggers their diseases to get worse. Always document any changes in your symptoms and review them routinely with your specialist.