The Reality of Lyme Disease Sexual Transmission and How to Protect Yourself

lyme disease sexual transmission

Introduction: What is Lyme Disease, and Can it Be Transmitted Sexually? Lyme Disease Sexual Transmission is considered by many to be a reality. What is Lyme disease? Lyme disease is an infection primarily caused by Borrelia burgdorferi, a type of bacterium that can infect humans through the bite of an infected black-legged tick (which is … Read more

Expanded Study Confirms that Lyme Disease May Be Sexually Transmitted

Content Curated from: An expanded study confirms that Lyme disease may be sexually transmitted.  Lyme disease is a tickborne infection caused by Borrelia burgdorferi, a type of corkscrew-shaped bacteria known as a spirochete (pronounced spiro’keet). The Lyme spirochete resembles the agent of syphilis, long recognized as the epitome of sexually transmitted diseases. In 2013 … Read more