Lyme Disease Newswire (Page 10)

Lyme Disease Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Ticked Off Foundation is now an eBay For Charity participantRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | PR Log

    The Ticked Off Foundation is proud to announce their participation in the eBay for Charity to help raise money for Lyme disease awareness. NORWALK, Conn.


  2. This week in Shelter Island historyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | Shelter Island Reporter

    ... could be effective treatments that would "with relative success" keep most victims from developing chronic Lyme Disease. POSTSCRIPT: While most Islanders are aware of steps they need to take to protect themselves and doctors here are well aware of ...


  3. Lyme disease precautions heading into summerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2016 | WKOW-TV

    According to the CDC, around 30,000 cases of Lyme disease are reported every year in the United States. As the Coulee Region prepares for the hot summer months, La Crosse area officials want people to be aware of appropriate precautions.


  4. How to stop mosquitoes from spoiling your summer outdoor funRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | Albany Times Union

    ... be capable of transmitting Zika virus. Combine this news with what we already know about deer ticks spreading Lyme disease and it's enough to make you want to stay inside. But for most of us, the benefits of being outside in the fresh air and ...


  5. UMass lab steps up tick testing effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2016 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... where ticks are found, what diseases they carry, and how they spread. There are about 30,000 confirmed cases of Lyme disease per year in the U.S., the most common tick-borne disease in humans, but that's probably about one-tenth of the actual cases, ...


  6. May Is Lyme Disease Awareness MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2016 | CBS Local

    ... - we'll all spend more time outdoors, that has medical officials turning their attention to raise awareness of Lyme Disease. May is Lyme Disease awareness month, proclaiming their support for efforts to try to prevent Lyme, Chester County ...


  7. Ways to give ticks the slip this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2016 | UPI

    ... to severe, may include: fever and chills, headaches, fatigue and muscle aches. "Many people think a sign of Lyme disease is a bull's-eye rash, but rashes don't always occur," said Wikel. If left untreated, Lyme disease can affect the joints, the ...


  8. Keeping ticks off the dog in a 'bumper crop' yearRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2016 | Thunder Bay's Source

    ... Unit, this year's tick season is expected to be a "bumper crop." Considering the low but increasing presence of Lyme disease-carrying deer ticks in the region, it's of particular concern for our four-legged, furry dog friends. "I would say just be ...


  9. Tuesday - - Tick Talk' with Lyme disease specialist Dr. SzantyrRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2016 | Republican Journal

    Dr. Szantyr serves as Medical Advisor for MaineLyme; a Maine-based nonprofit dedicated to decreasing the prevalence of Lyme and related tick-borne diseases in Maine through awareness, prevention, education and advocacy. May is Lyme Disease Awareness month, and the Belfast Free Library is hosting Lyme disease specialist Dr. Bea Szantyr at 6pm on Tuesday, May 24 .


  10. Here are some important places to get info on Lyme diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2016 | Bangor Daily News

    ... one of the spots, three days later, swelled up, so she visited the doctor yesterday and got a mild antibiotic. Lyme disease is a constant threat these days, and to put it mildly, every tick worries us. The April edition of Maine Woodlands, a ...


  11. Understanding Lyme diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2016 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    Ticks are a fact of life around New England. Last June and July, it seemed every week someone came into my office worried about Lyme disease because he or she had a tick bite.


  12. Michigan biologist's tick discovery shows bug's reachRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2016 | Washington Times

    ... deer and humans said Jennifer Sidge, a veterinarian and Michigan State University graduate student studying Lyme disease at Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore. The critters can use those host animals as transportation. Ixodes brunneus doesn't ...


  13. No cure for Lyme disease treatment debateRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2016 | Albany Times Union

    ... hows a map which indicates areas of the eastern United States where people have the highest risk of contracting Lyme disease based on data from 2004-2007. Researchers


  14. Walk with a Doc program starts in GrotonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2016 | The Day

    To continue reading up to 10 premium articles, you must register , or sign up and take advantage of this exclusive offer: Groton Parks and Recreation and the Lawrence + Memorial Hospital team up for the "Walk with a Doc" at Poquonnock Plains Park in Groton on Saturday, May 21, 2016, where participants get healthy living advice from health care professionals while getting some exercise by walking the track. A dozen people participated in the inaugural “Walk with a Doc” program Saturday at Poquonnock Plains Park to get a bit of exercise and learn about the prevention and treatment of Lyme disease and other tick-borne illnesses.


  15. Lyme disease confirmed in Nova Scotia petRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2016 | GlobalNews

    ... ugh there are 14 different types of ticks in Nova Scotia, only the black-legged tick has the potential to carry Lyme disease.


  16. Lyme disease conference taking place in WorcesterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2016 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... an 15,000 children and adolescents for tick-borne illnesses. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say Lyme disease is the most commonly reported vector-borne illness in the United States. The Northeast and upper Midwest are the epicenters.


  17. Invasive species management plan availableRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Manchester Journal

    ... plants and degrading habitat for native animals. Additionally, stands of barberry have much higher densities of Lyme disease-carrying ticks than uninvaded areas. Control measures will in most cases involve the use of herbicide. Where appropriate, an ...


  18. Troup extension agent: Troublesome ticksRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | LaGrange Daily News

    ... carry some pretty serious diseases that can make our lives very difficult. Georgia ticks are known to transmit Lyme disease, Rocky Mountain spotted fever, tularemia, anaplasmosis, human ehrlichiosis and southern tick-associated rash illness. The ...


  19. FOCUS: Living in the LymefightRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | Chilliwack Times

    A Surrey woman who has been fighting Lyme disease for three years will speak at a conference in Ottawa next week that aims to educate medical practitioners on how to better help patients with this debilitating illness. Linda Kilgallen, 50, was tending a garden on a 10-acre lot of land in Surrey, cleaning wisteria vines with a blower one October day three years ago when a bunch of bugs fell on her.


  20. Tick Awareness and Prevention for You and Your Pets ProgramRead the original story

    May 13, 2016 |

    ... ciate from the School of Forestry and Wildlife Science from Auburn University, Tina Neathammer from the Alabama Lyme Disease Association, and Missy Forrester, DVM from Southeast Alabama Veterinary Hospital.