Under-Detection of Lyme Disease in Canada

A simple blood test that could result as negative for the Borrelia infection doesn’t necessarily mean you don’t have Lyme disease. A new 22-page report published October 22, 2018 in the journal Healthcare suggests that inadequate diagnosing shows that between only three and four percent of cases are being documented in Canada. The study by Vett Lloyd, a Mount Allison University biology professor, and Dr. Ralph Hawkins, a clinical associate professor at the University of Calga