Preface: My Struggle with Lyme Disease.
A Public Health Threat Emerges.
Understanding Ticks and the Infections They Spread.
The History of Lyme Disease.
Signs and Symptoms of Lyme Disease.
The Quest for a Diagnosis.
The Treatment of Lyme Disease.
Other Tick-Borne Disorders.
How to Remove a Tick.
Personal Protection for You and Your Family.
Managing Your Property.
The Promise of Vaccines.
The Risks to Your Animals.
Appendix I: Time Line: The History of Lyme Disease.
Appendix II: Official CDC Disease Definitions.
Appendix III: Resources of the Lyme Disease Foundation.
Appendix IV: Tick Bytes in Cyberspace.
Appendix V: School Trip Letter.
Appendix VI: Personalized Medical Log.