A bacterial ailment transmitted by a deer tick, lyme disease
produces a recurrent inflammatory Infection, also known
as lyme Arthritis.
The disease usually affects
large joints, including the knees and TMJ (Tempero-Mandibular
Joint). The characteristic Skin eruptions (erythema chronicum
migrans) indicate exposure. There may also be general malaise,
reminiscent of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome.
Evening Primrose Oil
Vitamin C (1)
1. Banic S: Immunostimulation by Vitamin C , International
Journal of Vitamin A nd Nutrition research Supp, 23, 1982,
2. Tubaro A, et al: Anti-inflammatory activity of a polysaccharide
fraction of Echinacea angustifolia, Journal of Pharm Pharmacol,
39(7), July 1987, p 567-569.