It can cause all sorts of mental health problems, such as depression
, anxiety, paranoia, memory problems, and sometimes hallucinations
This is a tick borne infection. It is difficult to diagnose, because the lab tests are not reliable. Doctors must make a clinical diagnosis, which means that they base the diagnosis on the patient's symptoms.
For information on symptoms, testing, and diagnosis, see the information at the Canadian Lyme Foundation, CanLyme dot com.