The Tick Slayer
The Tick Slayer, is about US track athlete, Perry Fields’ journey back to competition from Lyme disease including multiple autoimmune diseases. Her debilitating condition made her quit the sport that she had participated in since childhood, including missing the 2008 Olympic Trials.
The book is autobiographical recant of her amazing journey back, with medical details of the treatments and how she dealt with the health care system. It will empower every reader, no matter their condition, although originally written for Lyme disease, many people with autoimmune disorders, including cancer, will find many nuggets of invaluable information on their current condition, in a story that is inspiring and motivating.
Includes resources, treatment options & experiences, as well as guest authors in the medical field explaining new technology that can save lives.
“For a long time I’ve had many people ask me about how I did it and know I can finally describe in detail what I did! It should provide many answers to questions that people have about their own health, because what I’ve discovered is that many of these autoimmune diseases are very similar, they just have different names!” – Perry Louis Fields, author