Bacteria is all around us.

Every day we come into contact with both friendly and unfriendly strains – in the air we breathe, the food we eat, the water we drink and virtually everything we touch; bacteria live on us and in us, adhesive microorganisms we cannot possibly hope to escape entirely.

And, of course, we wouldn’t want to: this is a symbiotic relationship, one which helps us properly digest food and absorb valuable nutrients. But not all bacteria is good.

In this article, we'll take a closer look at the principles of Ayurveda, and ask whether it can help those battling Lyme disease.