Symptoms vary widely and in advanced stages, can affect all body systems. The larger the gap between bite and treatment, the higher the risk of progression and prolonged disease.
Knowing the Signs & Symptoms of Lyme disease could save you or someone you love years of debilitating illness!
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Lyme symptoms can appear rapidly or creep in slowly over time.
The first physical signs of the disease are often flu-like; sore throat, stiffness, nausea, headaches; these symptoms are very often overlooked by the individual and their doctor as having the flu. Many individuals who are infected with Lyme disease show little or no early symptoms of the disease.
Treatment with antibiotics in early stage of infection is crucial to prevent further penetration of Borrelia into all body systems.
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