Bartonella- The Beast!

Bartonella quintana and Bartonella henselae are two strains of a tenacious infection that are very misunderstood: Bartonella quintana is known in relationship to Trench Fever widespread among soldiers in World War 1 and 2. Bartonella henselae is known in context with an infections also known as Cat Scratch Fever, it can be transmitted from a Continue reading


Many thinks ticks only transmit Lyme disease. That is a MYTH. For instance , in the NE, Babesiosis is roughly 50% transmitted with Borrelia burgdorferi infections. The Powassan virus is another concern as it can be deadly if one is immune-compromised. There is no real treatment and hospitalization is essential early to try to survive Continue reading

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Lyme & Genetics, Skin Problems, Allergies, Mood Disorders, Detoxification Challlenges

When it comes to allergies or other respiratory ailments, adrenal and liver function must always be considered as they are connected like a triangle, beside food sensitivities, which can also be in the mix with persistent Lyme disease. Regarding liver detoxification, there is a specific process that can play a role in an inability to Continue reading