Lyme Disease Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Lyme Disease.

Results 1 - 20 of 383 in Lyme Disease

  1. New virus discovered after death of Kansas manRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | NBC Action News

    ... Hospital think this discovery may help others. It's estimated 300,000 people in the U.S. are diagnosed with Lyme disease every year. It's an illness spread by ticks. This summer a patient came into the University of Kansas hospital with symptoms ...

    Comment?

  2. Fiction: A Hit DeerRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Seven Days

    ... behind her sturdy wire frames. Frantically, Kurt inventoried his knowledge of deer, which included Bambi and Lyme disease. He had no idea if veterinarians worked on wild animals, and couldn't pay for it if they did, with outrageous child support, ...

    Comment?

  3. Bill's passage welcome newsRead the original story

    Yesterday | The News

    ... politicians could recognize more causes as being common. In a piece of positive news, a federal bill to address Lyme disease has now passed third reading in the Senate and, to become official, awaits only Royal assent by the Governor General. A rare ...

    Comment?

  4. Envita Publishes Important Chronic Lyme Disease Treatment StudyRead the original story

    Tuesday | Market Wire

    A revealing new study on chronic Lyme disease treatment and the inherent complexities was just published by Dr. Dino Prato and colleagues from Envita Medical Center and featured in the Open Journal Of Medical Microbiology. The study is titled, "Borrelia burgdorferi: Cell Biology and Clinical Manifestations in Latent Chronic Lyme," and it offers an extensive overview of 157 published papers that provide crucial insight into a better understanding and the proper diagnosis/treatment of chronic Lyme disease.

    Comment?

  5. Lyme Disease Therapeutics Clinical Trial Review H2 2014 Report at RnRMarketReserach.comRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | Freshnews

    The clinical trial report "Lyme Disease Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2014 provides data on the Lyme Disease clinical trial scenario. This report provides elemental information and data relating to the clinical trials on Lyme Disease.

    Comment?

  6. Conservation Field Day winners namedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Hamilton County News

    ... se we are all going in the woods and ticks could get on you. In addition, will prevent more people from getting Lyme disease.

    Comment?

  7. NY Governor Must Decide Today On Shielding Doctors Who Use Unproven Lyme Disease TreatmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Forbes.com

    ... being supported by advocacy groups who are thoroughly convinced that these treatments work. What is this about? Lyme disease. A cadre of doctors has emerged in recent years who specialize in treating something they call Chronic Lyme Disease. They ...

    Comment?

  8. Rescue dogs used to sniff out missing people rewarded with free...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    ... hosts. They can live on sheep and deer, and thrive in the dense vegetation that the search dogs often work in. Lyme disease is caused by the bacteria Borrelia burgdorferi which can be passed onto humans or dogs following a bite from an infected ...

    Comment?

  9. Assisi Animal Health Provides Insight into Treating Lyme Disease in DogsRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 13 | Sys-Con Media

    A common condition in humans, dogs and cats, the condition affects victims after a bite from the Borrelia burgdorferi species of tick. While many pet owners are quick to look up aspirin for dogs to address the symptoms of Lyme disease, Assisi Animal Health recommends seeing a veterinarian at the first sign of medical problems.

    Comment?

  10. Final approval for Lyme disease billRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Northern Life

    The Senate has passed a private member's bill on Lyme disease, the first Green party bill to ever pass both houses of Parliament. The legislation sponsored by Green party Leader Elizabeth May won Commons approval last June and now only needs royal assent to become law.

    Comment?

  11. New York bill would widen Lyme disease treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | The Post-Standard

    The article by Teri Weaver published in the Syracuse Post- Standard discusses legislation which unanimously passed the New York State legislature in June, and is on the governor's desk awaiting his signature. This bill will widen access to medical care for the thousands of people in New York who continue to have Lyme disease symptoms after short-term antibiotic treatment fails.

    Comment?

  12. Lyme disease in Maine will again exceed 1,000 casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | WBNS

    The Portland Press Herald reports the Maine Center for Disease Control & Prevention reported 1,231 Lyme infections through November this year. That figure is on track to be the second-highest on record.

    Comment?

  13. Maine records 1,231 Lyme disease cases in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Sun Journal

    The Portland Press Herald reports the Maine Center for Disease Control & Prevention reported 1,231 Lyme infections through November this year. That figure is on track to be the second-highest on record.

    Comment?

  14. Report: NY Lyme disease bill inflames debate about controversial 'chronic' diagnosesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | The Post-Standard

    In this photo made Friday, May 9, 2014, an informational card about ticks distributed by the Maine Medical Center Research Institute is seen in the woods in Freeport, Maine. State officials say ticks are back with a vengeance, meaning tick-borne illnesses like Lyme disease will see no wain.

    Comment?

  15. Lyme-IlliterateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Slate Magazine

    ... Drill down into the text and you'll see that this is yet another attempt to promote acceptance of chronic Lyme disease. Lyme disease is a well-understood, uncontroversial disease. Some deer ticks carry a bacterium known as Borrelia burgdorferi . If ...

    Comment?

  16. My Turn: Some welcome attention to climate changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Concord Monitor

    ... are shorter and warmer, with higher minimum temperatures, which encourage the spread of deer ticks that carry Lyme disease. Probably, warmer temperatures are also responsible for the presence of other formerly tropical illnesses. There are also ...

    Comment?

  17. Bill would give NY doctors more options in treating Lyme diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | The Post-Standard

    Doctors statewide would have wider discretion in treating Lyme disease if Gov. Andrew Cuomo signs legislation now on his desk. The bill would allow doctors to go outside of accepted medical guidelines to treat Lyme disease without automatically triggering an investigation by the state's Office of Professional Medical Conduct .

    Comment?

  18. Lyme disease: a winter threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | WWLP

    CHICOPEE, Mass. When the snow's on the ground, we don't typically think of ticks and Lyme disease, but Lyme is a debilitating disease and you need ot know it's warning signs.

    Comment?

  19. Fundraisers to benefit Gowanda native's wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Observer

    ... was found who determined Debra was suffering from metal toxicity, had been exposed to mold, as well as having Lyme disease. After being treated for the toxicity, the abdominal pain subsided. At this point the family realized they had been living in ...

    Comment?

  20. Overabundance of deer in PA is altering our forestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Examiner.com

    ... Deer also play a role in the transmission of tick-borne infections to humans, including increasing numbers of Lyme disease. In the early part of the 20th century, hunting regulations were very conservative to protect a recovering deer herd. Hunting ...

    Comment?