SANDWICH — Chronic disease specialist Dr. Steve Clark will present an in depth presentation on Saturday, June 14 at 12:30 p.m. at the Samuel Wentworth Library.
Lyme disease has become a concern for many people in the state of NH. Dr. Clark's lecture is aimed to give people increased knowledge and understanding regarding the workings of this complex disease and various treatment options utilizing both botanical medicines and pharmaceuticals. Dr. Clark has been studying and treating patients with both acute and chronic Lyme disease for many years and is a member of ILADS (the International Lyme and Associated Diseases Society).
"Lyme disease is a complex problem involving a bacterial infection, your immune response and other problems causing inflammation. There are various reasons that Lyme disease can be difficult to diagnose and treat," said Dr.Clark. "It is recognized that acute Lyme disease is treatable. Chronic Lyme disease, however, continues to be a a political and medical controversy. If you have Lyme disease it can be crippling on all levels. There are various tests and treatments for acute and chronic Lyme disease. The best way to help protect yourself and others is to know appropriate testing and treatments."
Dr. Steve Clark, N.D. a member of ILADS, will speak on the breadth of Lyme disease including your immune response, testing, identifying aggravating factors, and treatments that include botanical medicines and pharmaceuticals.
"Speed, knowledge and precision are of the essence with Lyme disease. Knowing the proper steps can help you treat it optimally, avoid medical pitfalls and continue on your road to wellness," Dr. Clark continued.