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Lyme Disease…What You Should Know

Lyme Disease

What is Lyme disease? Lyme disease is caused by Borrelia Burgdorferi, a bacteria transmitted by deer ticks (also known as black-legged ticks) that carry the Borrelia bacteria. Deer ticks, as well as other ticks, can also spread infections such as Bartonella, Babesia, Ehrlichia, Anaplasma, Tularemia, Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever, Powassan Virus, Heartland Virus, and more. […]

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25 Natural Remedies & Supplements to Keep in Your Cabinet

Natural Remedies

With so many different natural remedies out there, and with so many different uses that each one has, it can be challenging (and stressful) figuring out which are the best to have on hand. Once you have a solid base of natural remedies in your home, you can then begin to build from there. Basic […]

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Lyme disease, EBV, & Mono… What’s the Connection?

Epstein Barr Virus (EBV) is one of the most common viruses. Approximately 90% of the human population has EBV. Some may never even know they have it while others will. EBV can be contracted by anyone at any age. How is EBV Transmitted? EBV is transmitted through bodily fluids, typically saliva. It can be spread […]

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Our Emotions Can Affect Our Organ Health

Do you ever feel that your emotional wellbeing is affecting your health? Well, you may be right! While emotions are influenced by our feelings, they do affect our physical wellbeing. In fact, according to Traditional Chinese medicine, certain emotions actually affect specific organs or areas of our bodies. Below you will find the seven categories […]

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Another Tick-Borne Microbe? The Bourbon Virus

The Bourbon Virus, believed to be tick-borne, recently took the life of a Missouri women. To date, the virus have been discovered in Southeast Kansas, Central Oklahoma, and eastern Missouri. However, this does not mean that ticks carrying this virus are secluded to these areas. Not much is known about this mysterious virus as only […]

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New Tick-Borne Disease? Powassan Virus

What is Powassan Virus? Powassan Virus was first discovered in 1958 in Powassan, Ontario. In the US we are becoming more aware of it’s presence as more individuals are being diagnosed. Powassan Virus can be contracted from the bite of a deer tick (also known as the blacklegged tick). Signs of Powassan Virus Some individuals […]

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What is Lyme Disease?

Lyme disease is an infection that can affect most animals, including humans. It is typically transmitted by ticks when one bites into its host. The pathogens entering into the bloodstream, and can wreak havoc on any area of the body. Ticks that carry Lyme are found in many areas of the world. However, some areas […]