Lyme disease in California: What you need to know
KBAK TV, Bakersfield, CA, May 21, 2018:
by Emma Goss
Lyme disease, widely thought to be an east-coast illness, is widespread across California, and growing rapidly.
The disease often gets misdiagnosed and goes under reported, but researchers say Californians and doctors need to be aware.
Chris Parlier is a Bakersfield City Councilman, and father of two. He has been battling Lyme disease for almost 20 years.