Disagreement over detection, treatment of Lyme disease

Mar 3, 2014

Tick bites are the most common route for Lyme disease infection. After walking in tick habitat, check yourself thoroughly for ticks and watch for bites or flu-like symptoms.
Credit Ervic Aquino

In California, Sonoma County is one of the hot spots for Lyme disease. But despite its prevalence, much confusion remains about how to detect and treat this debilitating condition. 

The Marin/Sonoma Mosquito Vector Control District conducts local tick surveillance. The Centers for Disease Control website maintains extensive information about Lyme disease.