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By Andrea H. Caesar

While she moved to Barrington, Rhode Island, Andrea Caesar was once an energetic, satisfied, vivacious ten-year-old who enjoyed to play kickball and cling from the monkey bars. A 12 months later, Andrea had difficulty catching her breath whereas working, used to be laid low with migraines, and battled consistent muscle aches. Andrea had replaced as anyone; she used to be the child who was once regularly lacking institution. even though she didn't comprehend it on the time, she had shrunk Borrelia burgdorferi, higher referred to as Lyme disease.

Caesar, who was once eventually clinically determined at age thirty-six, stocks a uncooked and sincere glance contained in the brain of a lady plagued by remedy in her pursuit of wellbeing. She chronicles her existence from age 11 via her prognosis and next therapy, recalling her feelings as she struggled with Lyme, its indicators, and a number of comparable infections—all whereas trying to stay an ordinary existence. pushed by way of her choice to aid others with a similar ailment, Caesar presents info on what labored, what didn't paintings, and why.

A Twist of Lyme stocks the pleasing, heart-wrenching tale of a woman’s decades-long conflict with Lyme affliction as she is led via perseverance, braveness, and wish to an eventual prognosis and therapy.

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