Symptoms of Lyme disease

 Cardinal symptoms of Lyme Disease  

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Cant think -  "brain fog"

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Poor concentration 

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Poor memory

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Glands swollen – particularly neck  

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Throat sore

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Facial pain

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Jaw pain and neck pain around the throat

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Chest wall pain

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Shortness of breath

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Cough chronic

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Muscle pains

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Muscle spasms- usually with twitching

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Muscle cramps

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Eye pain, particularly with movement and usually behind or above the eyes 

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Sensitivity to bright light

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Sensitivity to loud noise

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Smell and taste changes

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Intermittent facial muscle weakness and muscle twitching

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Headache  

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Difficulty swallowing

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Alcohol sensitivity

 Common  

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Fevers – at night

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Abdominal pain  

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Period pain, irregularity - unexplained

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Rapid beating of the heart or irregularity

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Pins and needles feeling

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Facial paralysis (Bell’s Palsy)

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Visual difficulties

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Slurring of the speech, wrong words, or mispronunciation

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Word block

 Less Common  

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Tinnitus, that's ringing in the ears

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Vertigo, a tumbling form of dizziness

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Dizziness or spinning

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motion sickness

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Imbalance

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Gait disturbance  

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Fevers - in daytime

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air hunger

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Head congestion

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Arthritis or joint pains (not muscle pain)

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Dental pain

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Genital pain

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Bladder irritability dysfunction

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Bowel irritability dysfunction

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Erectile dysfunction

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Menstrual disturbances 

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Pelvic pain or cramps

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constipation

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Diarrhoea

 More general symptoms

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Fainting or near faint

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Tremors

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Confusion

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Difficulty with concentration, reading

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Disorientation: getting lost, going to wrong places

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Memory loss

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Forgetfulness, poor short term memory, poor attention

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Mood changes

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Irritability

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Depression

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Depression

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Early morning waking

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Anxiety

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Panic

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Insomnia

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Irritability