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. KDHE provides tips to prevent tick-borne illnessesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | Marion County Record

    ... included ehrlichiosis, anaplasmosis, rickettsiosis, also known as Rocky Mountain spotted fever, tularemia, and Lyme disease. Of those cases, 75 patients were hospitalized. [MORE]

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  2. IDSA Ignores IOM Recommendations in Lyme Disease Treatment...Read the original story

    May 6, 2015 | Freshnews

    It's been forty years since Lyme disease was first recognized in the US- when researchers studied an unusually large number of children diagnosed with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis around Lyme, CT. Their investigation was initiated through a phone call by a mother with sick children, Polly Murray, who noticed the anomaly in her neighborhood.

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  3. Chico native rallies for Lyme disease awareness after 20-year battle with diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Members of Velocity Strength & Fitness in Chico take the Lime4Lyme Challenge - eating a lime in support of Lyme disease awareness - Friday in Chico. Former gym member Shelby Anderson, daughter of Juanita Anderson created the challenge for fundraising last year.

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  4. Loudoun County warning public about Lyme diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | WTOP-FM Washington

    It's beautiful and wooded, and many people live there for the perks of nature. But the open spaces of Loudoun County can also be a breeding ground for the ticks that cause Lyme disease .

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  5. Staying Vigilant During Tick SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | KFYR-TV Bismarck

    ... make sure you get all of the tick. "If you get the classic rash with the target shape to, it that's a sign of Lyme disease, along with symptoms of fever, malaise, fatigue, that sort of thing," said Dr. Susan Betting, a physician of the Sanford ...

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  6. Protecting you and your pets from ticksRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | WTEN-TV Albany

    ... you will see them crawling anywhere." Dr. Little says it only takes 24-48 hours for ticks to begin transmitting Lyme Disease, though this is all avoidable by using certain preventatives either on your pets skin, giving them pills or having them wear ...

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  7. Deer ticks also enjoy warmer weather but bring illnessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | WISN-TV

    ... ENJOYING THE WEATHER. THEY ARE STARTING TO LOOK FOR POSTS. CHRIS: THEY CAN CARRY SOME NASTY ILLNESSES, LIKE LYME DISEASE. THE BACK. THE CAUSES THE DISEASE IS TRANSMITTED DURING 24-48 HOURS. 80% OF PATIENTS WILL HAVE THE CLASSIC BULL'S-EYE RASH ...

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  8. New Envita Study Shows Chronic Lyme Disease "Fools" Immune System, Resistant to AntibioticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | Market Wire

    Envita Medical Center has just published an eye-opening peer reviewed study explaining how chronic Lyme disease persists in patients and resists against most treatment, including antibiotics. The paper is titled, "Chronic Lyme Disease: Persistent Clinical Symptoms Related to Immune Evasion, Antibiotic Resistance and Various Defense Mechanisms of Borrelia burgdorferi" and it can be found in The Open Journal of Medical Microbiology .

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  9. Warning Signs Of Tick-Spread DiseasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | KMVT Twin Falls

    ... transmitted by a tick. This can cause serious damage to internal organs. There is also a threat of getting Lyme disease, with warning signs that include a skin rash. Experts say that most of the signs of one disease can be found in its name. ...

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  10. Experts Warn Of Boom In Lyme Disease-Carrying Ticks In ConnecticutRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | The Westport Daily Voice

    Experts fear there could be more ticks than usual in the Northeast this year, and we have the brutal winter to thank for it, according to The New York Daily News. The Lyme disease-carrying parasite will be more prevalent because of the snowfall that lingered for so long.

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  11. Officials Warn of Lyme Disease This Coming Tick SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | YourErie

    It is now finally time for hikers and campers to head out to the woods but with tick season in full swing, how do you protect yourself from the dangers of Lyme disease? It is now finally time for hikers and campers to head out to the woods, but with tick season in full swing how do you protect yourself from the dangers of Lyme disease? With tick season here, it is time to beware of wooded areas and if you are going outside you need to make sure you are protecting yourself properly. For Quinn Vance, this knowledge came a little too late when she was bit by a tick while gardening in her backyard.

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  12. 'Lyme Disease in the Adirondacks' up for discussion Friday at SUNY PotsdamRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2015 | North Country Now

    A program on "Lyme Disease in the Adirondacks" will be presented on Friday, May 1 at 9 a.m. in Moore House on Clarkson campus. Clarkson's Adirondack Semester and Trudeau Semester students, as well as a Canadian government scientist, will share research on several aspects of Lyme disease in our region in the mini-symposium.

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  13. Protect Your Pets From TicksRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2015 | Newswise

    Bruce Kornreich, Associate Director for Education and Outreach at the Cornell Feline Health Center, warns pet owners that tick season is here your pets are at risk of contracting tickborne diseases like Lyme disease, Hemobartonellosis, Rocky Mountain spotted fever, babesiosis, and others. He offers advice to pet owners looking to protect their pets.

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  14. Researchers: Potentially debilitating Lyme disease is invading the Adirondack ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Students in Clarkson University's Adirondack Semester and Trudeau Semester, as well as a Canadian government scientist, will share research on several aspects of Lyme disease in the region in a mini-symposium, “Lyme Disease in the Adirondacks,” at 9 a.m. Friday in Moore House . This year, the ADK Semester and the Trudeau Semester students took on a similar topic for their term integrated research project: Lyme Disease in the Adirondacks.

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  15. New tick in townRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | HEALTH'Sass

    Oh, boy--here we go. Tick-borne diseases are a major problem around the world. We have Lyme disease, Rocky Mountain spotted fever, tularemia--these can even be deadly and certainly can cause years of misery.

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  16. Prepare for a Happy, Active Summer with Safety Tips from the YMCARead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... and tick bites are more than annoying: they can transmit serious diseases including West Nile Virus and Lyme Disease. To drive off mosquitos, consistently use an insect repellant containing 30% DEET, and avoid wearing bright colors and scents that ...

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  17. Climate warming leads to earlier tick seasonRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2015 | Environmental News Network

    The month of May brings many things, among them Mother's Day, tulips, and Lyme Disease Awareness campaigns. But according to Dr. Richard S. Ostfeld, a disease ecologist at the Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies in Millbrook, NY, if we want to get a leg up on tick-borne illness we need to become vigilant earlier in the season.

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  18. With ticks present throughout Pa., experts urge Lyme disease preventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | York Dispatch

    Blacklegged ticks, also known as deer ticks, can transmit Lyme disease to humans and are the primary vector for the inflammatory disease in eastern North America. York County's Lyme disease cases have trended downward since 2009, when 382 cases were reported, according to data from the state Department of Health.

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  19. Cedar and PearlRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | The Harbor Times Soup

    ... in the past five years or so has become a dreaded reality. Ten years ago, we would scoff at concerns regarding Lyme disease if a patient came in with a tick bite. We'd ask, "Where do you think you got it?" That's because, if the bite happened in our ...

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  20. Stamford's Lyme Research Alliance Merges With Tick-Borne Disease GroupRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | The Stamford Daily Voice

    ... them to pursue our shared mission to develop a reliable diagnostic test and discover effective treatments for Lyme disease, while continuing to educate the public about the growing threats of Lyme and other tick-borne illnesses," said Debbie ...

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