It has been one week since I returned from my “undisclosed location.” Last year, whenever I went to this “undisclosed location,” I might have gotten bit by a tick while I was walking through a grassy area. This year, while I was at my “undisclosed location,” I stayed out of the grass … and I … More The homemade tick repellent worked!
One year ago today, one of the nurses, who was working in the Emergency Room at St. Clair Hospital, said that I had Lyme disease. I had a rash on my leg and I also had flu-like symptoms for a couple of days before I got that diagnosis. The rash resembled a bulls-eye also. I … More Remembering Joseph’s Battle With Lyme Disease One Year Later
Can you believe it? The month of June is here … and we are almost halfway through 2017 already. I will be giving my features a break this month … and, in some of my blog posts this month, I will talk about some of the milestones that I will be celebrating this month. One … More Joseph’s Top Blog Posts For June 2017
Can you believe it? It has almost been one year since I first got Lyme disease. I had bitten by a tick at the location that I was at a few days earlier. It was an event that I will never forget. I will actually talk about that experience in one of my blog … More I’m ready for tick season!
In this two-part blog post, I’m gonna talk about some of the year’s top blog posts. These blog posts have been seen by various people at least 10 times during the past year. Today, I’m gonna show you two of my top blog posts from this past year. One is called “I bought a new … More Joseph’s Top Blog Posts Of 2016 (Part 1)
Six months ago today, I was first diagnosed with Lyme disease at a Pittsburgh area hospital. It seems like I just got diagnosed with it yesterday. I have been doing fairly well since then … and hopefully, I will never be able to show any signs of Lyme disease any more times in the future.
Happy Labor Day, everyone! Three months ago, I got Lyme disease. I almost didn’t know that I actually had it. I saw a rash on my leg … and then I had flu-like symptoms. I thought I was just having the flu or something, but it turned out that I was showing the symptoms of … More I first got Lyme disease three months ago!
Last month, I wrote an interesting blog post entitled “How I got Lyme disease.” In it, I told you exactly how I ended up getting Lyme disease in the first place. Also … I told you about a tick that bit me while I was on vacation at my “undisclosed location” back in late May. … More Let’s Talk About A Past Blog Post: How I got Lyme disease
On June 19th, at around 7:30 in the evening, I took my medication for the last time. I crushed the pill as I usually did, but instead of putting it inside of my yogurt, I put it inside of my soy milk. After that, I was able to say that I was finally finished taking … More Joseph’s Recovery From Lyme Disease (Part 3)
From June 7th until June 20th, I was able to take my medications to treat my Lyme disease symptoms about every 12 hours or so. I would take one pill at around 7:30 in the morning … and I would take another pill at around 7:30 in the evening. I was able to crush my … More Joseph’s Recovery From Lyme Disease (Part 2)