How Probiotics Can Help To Reduce Symptoms Of Chronic Fatigue

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If you’re one of the millions of people dealing with chronic fatigue syndrome, you know how debilitating this condition can be. Simply checking basic tasks off your to-do list may leave you exhausted, and you might find yourself regularly struggling to get out of bed. Sometimes referred to as myalgic encephalomyelitis, chronic fatigue syndrome is a serious illness that makes living a normal, active life extremely difficult. In addition to a feeling of exhaustion that no amount of sleep can
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How Lyme Disease Affects Your Metabolism

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Lyme disease is a severely debilitating disorder that affects many facets of a patient’s body. It is caused by the pathogen borrelia, an insidious strain of bacteria that cements itself in the patient’s system over time, making it very hard to treat if missed in the early stages. Acute Lyme is identified as the first stage of the disease; at this stage, symptoms can mimic the flu. The acute stage lasts for a few weeks and, if caught at this
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Tired and Don’t Know Why? Have You Recently Spent Time Outdoors?

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There are many factors to consider if you think you might have contracted Lyme disease. If you have spent some time outdoors and now have a rash, or you’re feeling tired and don’t know why, it’s possible you have been bitten by a tick and infected with Lyme. Here’s how to tell if you might have Lyme disease. The first thing to evaluate is whether you’ve been in any high-risk environments recently. The woods (especially off the beaten path), as
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4 Reasons Lyme Disease Causes Anxiety (And How You Can Fight It!)

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Anxiety is an insidious mental disorder that has the potential to completely cripple sufferers. Those who have never experienced anxiety often write it off as merely feeling anxious, but in reality it is a far more deep-rooted condition. It can rear its head at the most unlikely of times, without any perceivable external factors, and can vanish just as quickly. In other cases, it can be linked to a trigger mechanism, which can vary hugely on a case-to-case basis. Anxiety
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4 Indicators of Lyme Disease That You Should Watch Out For

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The number of cases of Lyme disease has steadily increased, with hundreds of thousands of instances reported throughout Europe every year. Because Lyme disease is such a significant threat (especially if you’re someone who spends a lot of time in nature or works outdoors), you should know what to look for if you have been bitten by a tick. Here are the four major indicators that you’ve contracted Lyme disease.   Red bullseye rash   One of the most noticeable
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How Lyme Disease Affects Patients‘ Immune Systems

Every year, 30,000 new cases of Lyme are reported to the American Centre for Disease Control and Prevention, and that number doesn’t look like it’s going to slow down anytime soon. Elsewhere, Lyme has infected almost every country on the globe, resulting in numerous debilitating symptoms that aren’t well understood by the medical community at large. Lyme disease is transmitted to humans via tick bites, with various species of tick carrying the Borrelia burgdorferi bacteria required for human infection. Despite
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5 Ways Chronic Lyme Disease is Different from Acute Lyme Disease

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While undoubtedly a prolific affliction, Lyme disease remains something of a mystery to many medical professionals. It’s an odd, enigmatic disease, that mutates and transforms the longer it stays in the body. It is spread by ticks, who attach themselves to humans by a variety of transference methods; most likely, people will become infected with the disease when they’re out walking in the country. Long grass is an especially prolific place for ticks to lie in wait; often people don’t
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5 Symptoms to Watch Out For After a Tick Bite

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As spring turns to summer, tick bites are on the rise all over the world. There are a variety of illness associated with tick bites, ranging from the mild to the severe, which must be taken into account when confronted with a tick bite. Although they’re small, these tiny insects have the capacity to do a lot of damage to the human body, especially if the malady is left untreated or goes unnoticed in the initial stages.   The main
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4 Common Symptoms of Acute Lyme Disease That Resemble Flu

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Even in its acute stages, Lyme Disease is a tough disorder to pin down – yet it affects millions of people all over the world every year. Upon casually hearing the name ‘Lyme Disease’, many associate it with America; and while there are significant numbers of Lyme cases in the U.S., Europe is almost equally besieged by the disease, albeit a slightly different variant. Lyme is transferred to humans by ticks; in the U.S. the carrier is the black-legged tick,
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