IBAHCM's Lucy Gilbert and Dom Mellor feature on BBC documentary about ticks and Lyme Disease in Scotland
Issued: Mon, 17 Jun 2019 09:47:00 BST
For the BBC Documentary series "Disclosure", presenter Fiona Stalker travels around Scotland to investigate the spread of Lyme sisease. One tiny tick under the skin can cause chronic illness but GPs are often slow to diagnose and to give treatment. Fiona hears from sufferers who feel let down by the health service and asks what more can be done to combat this debilitating disease.
IBAHCM's Lucy Gilbert and Dom Mellor explain some of the details about tick's, their habitat and their resilience.
Watch the full program on 17 June, at 8.30pm, on BBC Scotland or watch on catchup.