#BackToSchool: All About Lyme Disease
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Lyme disease is an infectious disease caused by the bacteria Borrelia burgdorferi. B. burgdorferi is transmitted to humans by a bite from an infected black-legged or deer tick. The tick becomes infected after feeding on infected deer, birds, or mice.

A tick has to be present on the skin for at least 36 hours to transmit the infection. Many people with Lyme disease have no memory of a tick bite.

Let's know more about its stages, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment:

Source:
https://www.healthline.com/health/lyme-disease
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