Pregnancy & Congenital Issues

Lyme & Tick Borne Diseases

Reports are mixed- with some good, and some not so good outcomes- for children born to mothers who have Lyme and tick borne diseases.

Concerns have also been raised about infected Lyme mothers passing the Lyme (Borrelia) organism to the infant while breast feeding. At he site linked below are medical articles you may wish to review if you are a patient with Lyme who is pregnant or are considering becoming pregnant.

Please see the website linked below (congenital and pregnancy sections)....


Please also visit the website dedicated to Dr. Charles Ray Jones and his precious children with Lyme and tick borne diseases.

Last Updated- April 2019

Lucy Barnes