• Decreased hearing in one or both ears, plugged ears
  • Buzzing in the ears
  • Pain in the ears, oversensitivity to sounds
  • Ringing in one or both ears
  • Tremors or unexplained shaking
  • Burning or stabbing sensations in the body
  • Weakness, peripheral neuropathy or partial paralysis
  • Pressure in the head
  • Numbness in the body, tingling, pinpricks
  • Poor balance, dizziness, difficulty walking
  • Increased motion sickness
  • Light-headedness, wooziness.
  • Diarrhea
  • Constipation
  • Irritable bladder (trouble starting, stopping
  • Interstitial cystitis
  • Upset stomach (nausea or pain)
  • GERD (gastro esophageal reflux disease.


Digestive and Excretory Systems

Signs and Symptoms of Lyme Disease


Lyme Disease is known as "The Great Imitator".  It's list of symptoms of symptoms is long and varies and it can present differently in different individuals.

It can mimic such illnesses as ALS, Attention Deficit Disorder, Autism, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Crohn's Disease, Encephalitis, Fibromyalgia, Lupus ... just to name a few.

  • Double or blurry vision
  • Increased floaters
  • Pain in the eyes, or swelling around the eyes
  • Hypersensitivity to light
  • Flashing lights
  • Phantom images in the periphery of vision.

Musculoskeletal System

  • Shortness of Breath
  • Air hunger - cannot get full/satisfying breath
  • Chronic cough
  • Chest pain or rib soreness
  • Night sweats or unexplained chills
  • Heart palpitations or extra beats
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart blockage


Head, Face, Neck

  • Bone pain, joint pain or swelling, carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Stiffness of joints, back, neck, tennis elbow
  • Muscle pain or cramps
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Tendonitis

Neurological System.

Respiratory and Circulatory Systems.

  • Unexplained hair loss
  • Headaches, mild or severe
  • Seizures
  • Pressure in head, white matter lesions in brain (MRI)
  • Twitching of facial or other muscles
  • Facial paralysis (Bell's Palsy)
  • Tingling of the nose, tongue, or cheek
  • Facial flushing
  • Stiff or painful neck
  • Jaw pain or stiffness
  • Dental problems (unexplained), tooth pain
  • Sore throat, clearing throat a lot, phlegm, hoarseness, runny nose
  • Difficulty swallowing, feeling as if something is stuck in the throat


  • Rash at the site of the bite
  • Rash on other parts of the body
  • Raised rash, disappearing and recurring
  • Stretch marks that may be red or purple
  • Scratches on the skin (like cat scratches)
  • Lumps (nodules) under the skin