Lyme disease is underestimated and often misdiagnosed, posing a serious threat to Canadians
It’s a puzzling disease with mysterious symptoms, and cases of the debilitating condition continue to rise. But it often goes misdiagnosed, leaving many suffering with no idea where to turn for help.
In the medical community, Lyme disease still provokes controversy, and with climate change bringing warmer climates to Alberta – it could be in your backyard.
To find out more information about Lyme disease, including the treatment, causes and symptoms, visit the Government of Canada’s website.
- By Megan MacKay, Devon Henry, Jesse Yardley, Amanda Taylor