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  1. Oxford Immunotec to Present at the Cowen and Company 37th Annual Health Care ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    ... as Japan and China. The company's second product line is a range of assays for tick-borne diseases, such as Lyme disease, obtained through the acquisitions of Imugen and Immunetics. The T-SPOT. CMV test and the T-SPOT. PRT test are part of the ...

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  2. Clarington family shares struggles with Lyme disease acquired in DurhamRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | InsideHalton.com

    Aiden Putrich, 13, and Christina Putrich share a laugh in their Newcastle home. In 2014, Aiden was bitten by a tick while visiting Second Marsh, two years later and after a series of debilitating illnesses, he was diagnosed with lyme disease.

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  3. Jenna's battle with 'invisible disease'Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | Derry Today

    ... would be treated with full support. With this disease you're in full isolation," said Fiona. Fiona said because Lyme Disease migrates around the body it "doesn't tick any box" which can lead to misdiagnosis and a missed diagnosis. Some patients have ...

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  4. Acclaimed TV Journalist and Female Empowerment Advocate Gretchen...Read the original story

    Saturday Feb 18 | StamfordPlus.com

    Global Lyme Alliance , the leading private nonprofit dedicated to conquering Lyme disease through research and education, announced that TV journalist and host Gretchen Carlson will serve as the emcee for its annual Greenwich Gala, Saturday, April 1, 2017 at the Hyatt Regency Greenwich in Old Greenwich, CT. Carlson, one of the nation's most successful and recognized news anchors, is a tireless advocate for workplace equality and the empowerment of women.

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  5. Gretchen Carlson To Host Global Lyme Alliance Gala In GreenwichRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Armonk Daily Voice

    Television news anchor Gretchen Carlson, who will be the emcee for the Global Lyme Alliance's annual Greenwich Gala, knows first-hand the challenges of the disease: She was diagnosed with it in 2013. "I had a bull's-eye rash, but was told I didn't have Lyme disease," Carlson said.

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  6. Why more people should know about the 'living nightmare' of Lyme DiseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Thetelegraphand Argus

    "IN the fullness of time, the mainstream handling of chronic Lyme Disease will be viewed as one of the most shameful episodes in the history of medicine, because elements of academic medicine, elements of government and virtually the entire insurance industry have colluded to deny a disease." Those are the words of Dr Kenneth Liegner, an expert in Lyme Disease and other tick-borne diseases - following a cross-Parliamentary move to tackle the disease.

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  7. MIT research could help Island tick problemRead the original story

    Monday Feb 20 | Shelter Island Reporter

    ... first, within a few years, the group's research could be altering the ability of white-footed mice to spread Lyme disease and other tick-borne illnesses. The research and experimentation first came to the attention of Shelter Island's Deer & Tick ...

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  8. Anwar Hadid is Racist and Makes Fun of Koreans While Getting Treatment for Lyme Disease in KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | OhNoTheyDidnt

    After Gigi's racist "joke" against Asians was exposed, Korean netizens discovered that she wasn't the only racist one in the family. Bella and Anwar Hadid were in Korea 2 years ago where they were getting treatment for lyme disease at Yonsei Severance Hospital when Anwar posted this gem on Instagram: The caption says: had to stand outside bc the starbucks smelled like chocolate and onions Understandably, people were really mad.

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  9. Overwhelming diagnosis: Tough detection complicates treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | The Republic

    Few Columbus residents know about an infectious disease that may have already infected more than 5,600 Hoosiers, according to a western Bartholomew County man. Gary Poland says that's why he began working with an Indianapolis nonprofit group to sponsor a presentation on the dangers of Lyme disease.

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  10. Yolanda Hadid 'almost recovered' from Lyme DiseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Daily Mail

    Yolanda Hadid shared a seaside snap of her riding a horse on a Malibu beach to announce her progress recovering from Lyme Disease on Thursday. 'After a 5 year battle, I've finally won many obstacles I had to overcome,' the 53-year-old socialite - who boasts 3.5M followers - wrote .

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  11. We know about deer tick virusRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 15 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    ... immunocompromised people around). The life cycle of this virus is pretty much the same as that for the agent of Lyme disease. Deer ticks pick it up from mice and transmit it back to mice. Deer ticks may also inherit the virus. The prototype Powassan ...

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  12. Giving Gay Men on PrEP Antibiotics to Take After Sex Lowers STI DiagnosesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | POZ

    ... as PEP against STIs since the 1940s, with limited success. However, they have been successfully used to prevent Lyme disease. There is no known resistance to doxycycline in chlamydia, but 40 to 75 percent of gonorrhea in France has low-level ...

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  13. Oxford Immunotec Schedules Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Earnings ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | PR-inside.com

    ... as Japan and China. The company's second product line is a range of assays for tick-borne diseases, such as Lyme disease, obtained through the acquisitions of Imugen and Immunetics. The T-SPOT. CMV test and the T-SPOT. PRT test are part of the ...

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  14. Study Identifies How Ticks Fight Lyme Disease Bacteria and Other MicrobesRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Infection Control Today

    ... as a thank-you note. In humans, these diseases include many unpleasant and dangerous illnesses, such as Lyme disease, Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever, babesiosis, Tick-Borne Relapsing Fever, and tularemia, to name a few. No one has ever looked at why ...

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  15. Researchers decode how ingenious tick immune system fights myriad of microbesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Medical News

    ... as a thank-you note. In humans, these diseases include many unpleasant and dangerous illnesses, such as Lyme disease, Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever, babesiosis, Tick-Borne Relapsing Fever, and tularemia, to name a few. No one has ever looked at why ...

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  16. Movie talks about Lyme diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | The Tribune

    Did you know Lyme disease cases have been reported in every state in the country? And the disease is often misdiagnosed as other illnesses, such as fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue syndrome or multiple sclerosis? The documentary "Under our Skin," which exposes the hidden story of Lyme disease, will be shown at 10 a.m. Feb. 25 at YES Cinema, 328 Jackson St., Columbus. Doors open at 9 a.m. for the free showing.

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  17. Bella Hadid Opens Up About Her Breakup With The Weeknd: "Love Hurts, but You Have to Pull Through"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | E! Online

    ... was her favorite competition horse, she explained, "my main, my ride or die," but her family sold him after her Lyme disease diagnosis forced her to give up her goal of training for the Olympics. Bella has been open about her battle with Lyme ...

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  18. Downtown: Tattoo shop's marathon event will benefit Lyme disease researchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | Concord Monitor

    A Concord tattoo artist is planning a marathon day at his downtown shop Saturday, when all the proceeds from a slate of bright green designs will go to benefit Lyme disease research. Scott Flanders, the owner of Capital City Tattoo, said he's not sure exactly how many human canvasses he should expect.

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  19. From Zika to dengue, a warming Europe faces new disease threatsRead the original story

    Friday Feb 10 | Crofs Blogs

    ... more vulnerable to illnesses brought in by travelers and trade, a leading health expert warns. Tick-carried Lyme disease, for instance, is gaining ground from Russia to Britain to Croatia as temperatures rise, while dengue fever - carried in by ...

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  20. Mum-of-two releases shocking video of herself screaming with pain to...Read the original story

    Friday Feb 10 | Evening Times

    A mum-of-two has released a shocking video of herself screaming with pain to raise awareness of the horrors of living with Lyme disease. Heidi Luckraft, 39, was diagnosed with the illness after she was bitten by a tick while walking her dog in 2012.

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