By Andrea H. Caesar
Whilst she moved to Barrington, Rhode Island, Andrea Caesar was once an lively, chuffed, vivacious ten-year-old who enjoyed to play kickball and grasp from the monkey bars. A yr later, Andrea had hassle catching her breath whereas operating, used to be tormented by migraines, and battled consistent muscle aches. Andrea had replaced as somebody; she used to be the child who was once constantly lacking institution. even supposing she didn't comprehend it on the time, she had shriveled Borrelia burgdorferi, larger referred to as Lyme disease.
Caesar, who used to be eventually clinically determined at age thirty-six, stocks a uncooked and sincere glance contained in the brain of a lady suffering from therapy in her pursuit of health. She chronicles her lifestyles from age 11 via her analysis and next therapy, recalling her feelings as she struggled with Lyme, its signs, and a number of comparable infections—all whereas trying to stay a typical existence. pushed through her decision to assist others with an analogous ailment, Caesar offers info on what labored, what didn't paintings, and why.
A Twist of Lyme stocks the fascinating, heart-wrenching tale of a woman’s decades-long conflict with Lyme disorder as she is led by means of perseverance, braveness, and wish to an eventual prognosis and therapy.
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