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      Lyme Disease Support with Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine in Rapid City

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      April 25, 2018

      Wednesday   6:00 PM - 7:00 PM (weekly on Wednesdays for 50 times)

      523 6th Street
      Rapid City, South Dakota 57701

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      Lyme Disease Support with Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine

      Pull up a chair and enjoy a beverage as our treat while Dr. McCormick and associates from the Acupuncture Center of Rapid City - High Country Doctor discuss how acupuncture and Chinese medicine can help patients with chronic Lyme Disease symptoms. Learn about the the most common signs and symptoms of acute and chronic Lyme Disease and how acupuncture and Chinese Medicine can help:

      Early Signs and Symptoms (3 to 30 days after tick bite)
      Fever, chills, headache, fatigue, muscle and joint aches, and swollen lymph nodes
      Erythema migrans (EM) rash:
      Occurs in approximately 70 to 80 percent of infected persons
      Begins at the site of a tick bite after a delay of 3 to 30 days (average is about 7 days)
      Expands gradually over a period of days reaching up to 12 inches or more (30 cm) across
      May feel warm to the touch but is rarely itchy or painful
      Sometimes clears as it enlarges, resulting in a target or “bull’s-eye” appearance
      May appear on any area of the body

      Later Signs and Symptoms (days to months after tick bite)
      Severe headaches and neck stiffness
      Additional EM rashes on other areas of the body
      Arthritis with severe joint pain and swelling, particularly the knees and other large joints.
      Facial palsy (loss of muscle tone or droop on one or both sides of the face)
      Intermittent pain in tendons, muscles, joints, and bones
      Heart palpitations or an irregular heart beat (Lyme carditis)
      Episodes of dizziness or shortness of breath
      Inflammation of the brain and spinal cord
      Nerve pain
      Shooting pains, numbness, or tingling in the hands or feet
      Problems with short-term memory

      Space is limited so reservations required:

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      This event repeats weekly on Wednesdays for 50 times:

      Event details may change at any time, always check with the event organizer when planning to attend this event or purchase tickets.