Lyme disease occurs following a bite from an infected tick and can drastically affect people’s lifestyles and daily activities when left untreated.
Lyme disease can result in flu-like symptoms, fatigue, joint pain and cognitive impairment. It is typically easy to treat with a course of antibiotics if it is diagnosed early.
Not all ticks spread Lyme disease. However, you should be cautious when spending time in wooded or grassy areas.
Book an online GP appointment if you are worried you may have Lyme Disease.