There are so many myths surrounding the transmission of Lyme Disease. This post will hopefully help set the record straight. Most people believe that the ONLY way to get Lyme Disease is via the bite of an infected tick. Nothing could be further from the truth! Lyme can be spread in many different ways. Here are the most common forms of transmission. (Please be aware that new facts about Lyme are emerging on a daily basis). I will try to update as new information emerges.