Q: If a patient has had Lyme previously can they get it again?
A: Yes, and possibly many other tick borne illnesses.
Q: If a patient has a Bull’s eye rash do they need a Lyme test?
A: No, the EM rash is Lyme and they should be treated.
Q: How do you remove a tick?
A: Use tweezers to grasp as close to the skin as possible. Pull the tick straight out, do not twist. Afterwards, squeeze, crush or suffocate the tick and clean the skin.
Q: Can people get multiple tick infections from the same tick?
A: Detoxing is the process of removing built up toxins which occur during treatment. Certain medications and herbs are frequently used. Speak with your provider about specific recommendations.