Lyme Disease: An Ode to Health and Ignorance

Adult_deer_tick, which carries to bacterium that causes Lyme Disease (©  Wikimedia Commons)

In this documentary made in 2006 we present personal stories from people who suffer from Lyme disease, a painful and exasperating ailment caused by the bite of the common deer tick, the difficulties and ignorant assumptions that often cause it to go undetected, and the miserable consequences of failure to treat it.

Produced and presented by Chris Chambers

Vox Humana 2006

This programme was awarded a Bronze World Medal in the category Health/Medical at the New York Festival of Radio Broadcasting in 2007