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Lyme Disease - An Increasing Threat

Lyme disease is becoming and ever increasing threat in the United States according to Journal of Medical Entomolgy . The disease is a vector borne disease carried by the deer tick (black legged tick). Here are some quick facts from the International Lyme and Associated Diseases Society about ticks and lyme disease:


  • Lyme disease is the quickest growing vector borne illness in the US
  • The number of reported cases has increased 25 times since 1982
  • Fewer than 50% of lyme disease patients can remember a tick bite
  • Fewer than 50% of those affected recall a lyme disease related rash
  • 40% of lyme disease patients will have long term health problems
  • 40% of lyme disease patients will relapse
  • There is no accurate test to see if lyme disease is eradicated in a person




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