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Avril Lavigne Opens Up About Her Struggle With Lyme

Published on Jun 29, 2015

Singer Avril Lavigne said she’s seeing progress in her treatment for Lyme disease, which struck her last year while she was on tour. The Canadian singer, known for multiple hits in the early 2000s, said trying to get a diagnosis was the worst time of her life.

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Rock Stars Suffer With Lyme Too – Avril Lavigne

Never feel alone in your struggle – Avril is hardly a hypochondriac and yet she was treated the same way many of us were by the very doctors we counted on to help us. Watch:

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Whole story: http://abcnews.go.com/Health/avril-lavigne-lyme-disease-questions-answered/story?id=30046495

Things on video that are incorrect:

  • You can contract Lyme from a tick in less than 36 hours.
  • Lyme is in all 50 states and in every country on the planet.
  • You don’t always get a bulls eye rash.
  • Early antibiotic treatments may not cure if you aren’t given enough for the correct length of time which may be longer than many doctors prescribe.

Test yourself on Lyme facts at:



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