Living With Lyme: NewsChannel 9 reporter Nicole Sommavilla shares how she’s fighting back

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SYRACUSE, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) If you don’t see that telltale bullseye rash after being bit by a tick, there’s a good chance you’ll never even know you were exposed to Lyme disease.

For many, including NewsChannel 9’s Nicole Sommavilla, a diagnosis comes long after those early symptoms show up; leading to months, even years, of chronic fatigue, headaches, hot flashes, joint pain and brain fog.

Nicole is opening up about her health journey, showing us what living with Lyme looks like, and how she’s hitting back, determined to beat the disease.

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