American Journal of Psychiatry. ADVERTISEMENTLyme disease is an infection caused by a spiral-shaped bacteria called Borrelia burgdorferi.
It’s normally transmitted to humans by a tick bite. The first sign of Lyme disease is usually around or oval-shaped red rash that resembles a bullseye.
The disease’s name comes from the first place it was discovered: Lyme, Connecticut. ADVERTISEMENTIf left untreated for weeks or months, Lyme disease can also cause neurological and heart problems.Read more on powerofpositivity.com