questions about how to prevent or treat Lyme disease
A mild winter and early spring will bring more ticks and questions about how to prevent or treat Lyme disease.
You'll hear two schools of thought. One recommends limited antibiotic use...the other promotes more prolonged treatment.
Antibiotic prophylaxis. Explain the 3 approaches for a tick bite...watchful waiting, single-dose doxycycline, or doxycycline for 10 days.