“The millions of people suffering from Lyme and other tick-borne diseases deserve to know the truth,” he said.
“I pick up the tweezers one at a time—a bee squirming at the end of each pair—and press it to my back, waiting for its burning sting.”
Support groups are meant to offer the insight of others who "get it," but for some people, they can be terrifying—or depressing.
They're stupid. Plus, one almost killed me.
Porochista Khakpour's memoir, 'Sick,' delves into the devastation of chronic Lyme and the fight for treatment.
Everything you ever wanted to know about the Center for Disease Control and Prevention’s infamous poppy seed muffin tweet.
The number of reported illnesses from mosquito, tick, and flea bites has more than tripled since 2004.
If you think you might be sick, here's an idea: Ask a doctor what they think.
Ticks are usually associated with Lyme disease, but Powassan virus is deadly and our lack of knowledge about it is pretty scary.
Ticks can carry Lyme disease and other pathogens, so be extra cautious.
Hanna's most personal record yet is about "finally being able to write songs about my own personal anger, not just about my political anger," she says. "I've really had to relearn how to exist."
Ebola, Zika, SARS, and Lyme disease are just a few of the nearly 1,000 zoonoses that pose a risk to humans.