It may be one of the most misdiagnosed medical problems today, and if left untreated, it can attack your joints, heart, nervous system. It's not some mystery illness. It's Lyme Disease.
And it has become a politicized nightmare with stories of suffering, misdiagnosis, and a seemingly futile search for answers.
There are thousands of Virginians with the same symptoms- unexplained aches and pains, low grade fever, fatigue.
ABC 13 News Anchor Noreen Turyn is one of them. She takes us through her journey and the long road for others in The Lyme Controversy.