Richard Horowitz (Lyme expert) on how to tell Lyme apart from Long COVID

While the symptoms overlap, chronic Lyme is characterized by migratory pain (joint pain, muscle pain, nerve pain, tingling, numbness) that moves around the body. Symptoms go up and down with antibiotics (sx :arrow_up: :arrow_down: w/ AB’s), with Herx reactions immediately after antibiotics and go down after the initial Herx. Symptoms come and go (C+G).

There’s a questionnaire that you can do on your own that can screen for Lyme (though it can have false negatives and false positives):

The second half of the talk gets into climate change and a 6th extinction, which isn’t that relevant to chronic illness or vax injury.

At 50:38, the lecture goes back to chronic illness again.