Part I -- Julia's Story: Teen's Health Affected in Fight Over Chronic Lyme - NBC New York
Lyme Wars: Investigating a Public Health Crisis

Lyme Wars: Investigating a Public Health Crisis

Why the response to this public health crisis is still in disarray -- as patients pay the price

Part I -- Julia's Story: Teen's Health Affected in Fight Over Chronic Lyme

The life of a Brooklyn teenager who once danced and played sports changed in nearly an instant. Now she takes more than 70 pills a day and is unable to walk as her doctor tries to treat what he calls chronic Lyme, a controversial diagnosis linked to Lyme disease-carrying ticks. Julia's story is the first in our five-part investigative series. Stefan Holt reports.

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