Lyme Disease Newswire (Page 10)

Lyme Disease Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Lyme Disease. (Page 10)

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  1. Revealed... eight summer health problems and how YOU can fix themRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | Daily Mail

    As temperatures soar and we can once again bask in the warmth of summer, a series of seasonal ailments once again rear their ugly heads. From clogged up sweat glands, to Lyme disease and hayfever, the sunshine brings with it a host of potential health risks that can prove a nuisance.

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  2. "Be Very Afraid of Ticks"Read the original story

    Jun 9, 2015 | Newmark's Door

    ... Hudson Valley in New York, more than half of adult-stage blacklegged ticks harbor the bacterium that causes Lyme disease. (It's also carried by one-fifth of nymphal-stage blacklegged ticks-the tiny ones that are hard to see and therefore often go ...

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  3. Sen. Blumenthal Calls For More Funding To Fight Ticks, Lyme DiseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | The Norwalk Daily Voice

    BRIDGEPORT, Conn. U.S Sen. Richard Blumenthal called for additional funding to fight ticks and Lyme disease as he made an appearance Monday at Seaside Park with Connecticut State Epidemiologist Dr. Matthew Cartter, as well as advocates and patients. 33 comments

  4. Beyond Lyme, new illnesses, more reason to watch for ticksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | Albany Times Union

    Lyme disease makes the headlines but there are plenty of additional reasons to avoid tick bites. New research highlights the latest in a growing list of tick-borne threats - a distant relative of Lyme that's easy to confuse with other illnesses.

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  5. Another Tick-Borne Illness Documented in NortheastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | HON

    The same ticks that spread Lyme disease may also carry a rarer bacteria that's causing serious illness in the northeastern United States. Like Lyme disease, Borrelia miyamotoi disease causes flu-like symptoms such as headache, fever, chills and muscle pain.

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  6. New Tickborne Infection, More Common Than Once Believed, Circulating In Northeastern U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | Forbes.com

    ... I have a keen interest in medical technology and public health education. While most of us are concerned about Lyme disease, a tickborne illness transmitted circulating during the spring and summertime in the Northeastern U.S, there is another, ...

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  7. Federal Bill Introduced to Strengthen Lyme Disease Prevention, Education, and ReRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2015 | LymeBlog News and Personal Stories

    95% of Lyme disease cases occur in Connecticut, New Hampshire, New York, Delaware, Rhode Island, Pennsylvania, Minnesota, Vermont, Virginia, New Jersey, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, and Wisconsin (Washington, DC) Today, Senators Richard Blumenthal ...

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  8. Tips For Avoiding Ticks This SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Click here to get the [...] Lyme disease is the most common tick-borne illness, and experts say the parasites are thriving in the U.S. "Ticks are going to be at the ...

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  9. Alternative Lyme disease treatment bill clears Maine SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    A bill to allow alternative treatments for Lyme disease, which has been awaiting consideration in the Senate for weeks, passed through that body Monday afternoon after failed attempts to amend it. LD 422 , sponsored by Rep. Deb Sanderson, R-Chelsea, would allow doctors to prescribe long-term antibiotic therapy to sufferers of Lyme disease.

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  10. Worse than Lyme? Study warns about another tick-borne infectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | IVillage

    This scary female deer tick can give you Lyme disease and another serious infection that causes fever and severe headaches. If you find one attached to your body, be alert to symptoms.

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  11. Tick season health warningRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | CBS News

    Summer is peak season for ticks and the diseases they can spread. Lyme disease is the most well-known tick-borne illness, but it's not the only one to watch out for.

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  12. Lyme disease not the only reason to avoid ticksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | CBS News

    Ever since Dean Traut contracted Lyme disease, he's been extra cautious when it comes to protecting himself and his grandchildren from ticks. Ticks are most active in the months of April through October and peak in the summer, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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  13. Dem senator wants more funds to research Lyme DiseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | The Hill

    Sen. Richard Blumenthal is calling for more funding to research ways to fight Lyme Disease, according to the Connecticut Post . Blumenthal wants additional federal funding to develop better tools for diagnosis and reporting of the tick-borne disease, the newspaper reported.

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  14. Robot may Help Babies with Disabilities CrawlRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | KTVN Reno

    ... it must carry safety restrictions to manage side effects including fatigue, low blood pressure and fainting. Lyme disease is an infection that is transmitted through the bite of a tick infected with a bacterium. Ticks typically get the bacterium by ...

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  15. Push to fight Lyme disease as summer nearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | WTNH

    ... years ago that some children in the town of Lyme started getting what appeared to be arthritis. Now we call it Lyme disease, but there is still a lot we don't know in the fight against a terribly debilitating illness. He was speaking in Bridgeport's ...

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  16. Is Lyme chronic? New research center to focus on disease's long-term consequencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    Antibiotics have been so effective in wiping out all traces of Lyme disease infections that doctors haven't always believed people who said they still suffered for months or even years. But the scientific community has been coalescing around the idea that something is happening - that maybe the bacterial infection caused by tick bites is morphing into or triggering a new disease in some patients.

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  17. Warm weather pest and dangersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... on your back. The symptoms are very aggressive and should not be ignored. Cases are increasing every year for Lyme disease, Ehrlichiosis, and Anaplasmosis. Lyme is the most common but the other two are gaining in diagnosis. The symptoms for Lyme's ...

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  18. Check your dog for ticks and know how to remove themRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... too late. After several definitive tests, we found out she had developed severe progressive kidney failure from Lyme disease and despite all efforts to save her, we lost Britney. Lyme disease has become more prevalent in a number of states. It is ...

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  19. Pets are not immuneRead the original story

    Jun 7, 2015 | Lewistown Sentinel

    ... prior to the vaccination to confirm a pet has not been infected, since some animals have no overt symptoms. "Lyme disease in dogs can affect the kidneys. That's when it becomes deadly when it shuts down the kidney function of the pet," Fry said. "We ...

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  20. Infected ticks have been found in all 67 Pa. countiesRead the original story

    Jun 7, 2015 | Lewistown Sentinel

    Lyme disease is caused by the bacterium Borrelia burgdorferi. Blacklegged, or deer, ticks as they are known, which feed on the blood of animals and humans, can harbor the bacteria and spread it when feeding.

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