Amy dropped the bombshell health update on fans via Instagram Tuesday by way of a childhood picture with her “first-ever fishing pole.”
“Anyone get LYME this summer? I got it and I’m on doxycycline.” Schumer adds, “I have maybe had it for years.”
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my first ever fishing pole. Anyone get LYME this summer? I got it and I’m on doxycycline. I have maybe had it for years. Any advice? Can you have a glass of wine or 2 on it? I know to stay out of the sun. I’m also taking these herbs from cape cod called lyme-2. Please comment or text me on my number in my bio. I also want to say that I feel good and am excited to get rid of it.
Lyme disease is a tick-borne illness transmitted through the bite of an infected, black-legged deer tick, according to The Mayo Clinic. Symptoms can include a rash, accompanied by fever, chills, fatigue, body aches, headache, neck stiffness, and swollen lymph nodes. If untreated, later symptoms can include joint pain and neurological problems. Treatment involves antibiotics.
Schumer joins a growing list of celebrities who have also battled the disease including, Justin Bieber, Avril Lavigne, Shania Twain, Kelly Osbourne, Alec Baldwin, and Yolanda Hadid.