Talking to Your Doctor About Lyme Disease
by Amy Scholten, MPH
You have your own health history. Talk with your doctor about your risk factors and/or experience with Lyme disease. By talking openly and often with your doctor, you can take an active role in your care.
Tips for Getting Information
Here are some tips that will help you talk to your doctor:
Questions to Ask
About Lyme disease
About Your Risk for Developing Lyme Disease
About Lifestyle Changes
Lyme disease. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website. Available at: https://www.cdc.gov/lyme/index.html. Accessed November 12, 2021.
Lyme disease. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at: https://www.dynamed.com/condition/lyme-disease. Accessed November 12, 2021.
Tips for talking to your doctor. American Academy of Family Physicians Family Doctor website. Available at: https://familydoctor.org/tips-for-talking-to-your-doctor/. Accessed November 12, 2021.
Last reviewed November 2021 by EBSCO Medical Review Board David L. Horn, MD
Last Updated: 11/12/2021
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