Biomerieux Logo

Lyme Education for Patients

Browse the resources below to learn more about Lyme Disease.

How to Prevent Lyme Disease

The best way to prevent Lyme disease is to reduce your exposure to ticks and avoid tick bites.  If a tick does bite you, you should remove the tick right away.  

Read more about how to prevent Lyme disease >>

Symptoms of Lyme Disease

Ticks can spread other types of diseases in addition to lyme disease.  Some of those diseases also cause rashes.  

Read more about the symptoms of Lyme disease >>

Lyme Disease Diagnosis & Testing

Your doctor will typically diagnose Lyme disease based on your symptoms and whether you live in or have recently visited a high-risk area.  

Read more about Lyme disease diagnosis and testing >>

Lyme Disease Treatment

Lyme disease is typically treated with antibiotics, including doxycycline, amoxicillin, and cefuroxime axetil.

Read more about treatment for Lyme disease >>

Lyme Disease Infographics

Download our Lyme Disease Awareness Month infographics to learn more about symptoms, exposure, and tick removal.

Download Lyme Disease Awareness Month Infographics >>


Information Source: http://www.cdc.gov/lyme/index.html

Videos

Education

Downloads