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Is flush feeling in the face due to a tick bite?

I have a very flush feeling in my face. itr started about 28 hours ago. My eyes feel like they are sun burned. Could this be from a tick bite I got about a week ago ? Also it seemed to start after I drank a drink of turmeric and black pepper. Not sure but my face feels like it is sunburned, but it isn t sunburned at all.
Fri, 22 Jun 2018
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It could be an allergic reaction to ingested food.
You should get tested.
It is not a typical symptom of Lyme disease.

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