Lyme Disease Causes, Symptoms, Testing & Treatment with Dr. Diane MuellerMar 23, 2022
In this episode, Dr. Diane Mueller covers the causes, symptoms, testing, and treatment of Lyme disease. Lyme disease is known as the great mimicker. If you have been diagnosed with irritable bowel disease (or IBS) there is likely an underlying condition CAUSING those symptoms.
The ones Dr. Mueller covers in this interview are Lyme disease, Mold disease, and small intestinal bacterial overgrowth (SIBO).
Do not settle on irritable bowel syndrome as a diagnosis. Taking medications to band-aid your symptoms does not address the root cause of your gut and health issues.
If you have chronic pain or chronic gut issues, watch this episode and learn your next steps for testing and treatment of digestive dysfunction.
Here are the timestamps for this interview:
0:00 - The problem of treating symptoms instead of getting a proper diagnosis and solving the problem.
3:07 - Hear Dr. Mueller’s story of chronic constipation for over a decade led her to naturopathic medical school to finally fix her gut issues.
6:30 - Symptoms of Lyme disease and when to test for lyme disease.
18:18 - How to find a doctor that treats Lyme disease.
23:50 - How to treat Lyme disease.
32:02 - Why Lyme and other infections so often occur together.
37:09 - Symptoms, Testing, and Treatment of Mold Disease.