Lyme Disease Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Coppe Laboratories Offers Testing for Viral Infections Recently...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 8 | PRWeb

    ... Laboratories and collaborators reported the results of a retrospective analysis of patients with suspected Lyme disease who were also tested for co-infection with Powassan virus using the published test method. Of the 41 patients with evidence of ...

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  2. Upton woman left housebound after insect bite hopes to raise cash for life-changing treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 7 | Wirral Globe

    A 29-year-old woman left housebound and fighting for her life after being bitten by an insect on holiday is hoping to raise A 65,000 help regain control of her life. Samantha Calby from Upton spends up to 23 hours inside her house, only leaving in a wheelchair for hospital appointments following an insect bite when she travelled to Italy aged 15. In 2017, she decided to pay for a private test for Lyme disease as the one available on the NHS is only 35 to 45 per cent accurate.

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  3. Sharp rise in Lyme disease spurs new action by DonovanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 6 | SILive.com

    According to data from the CDC, Staten Island and Brooklyn had a combined total of 115 reported Lyme disease cases from 2000 to 2003. That number grew to 1,541 reported cases between 2013 and 2016.

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  4. Cascading Inflammation Associated with Lyme Arthritis Linked to Overactive Immune ResponseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 6 | Health News Digest

    Every year, more than 300,000 Americans contract Lyme disease, an infection caused by Borrelia burgdorferi, a bacterium transferred during a tick bite. In a small percentage of patients, infection symptoms, including arthritis, persist despite antibiotic treatment.

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  5. Two Frogs Healing Center to Share Five Must-Have Essential Oils for Treating Lyme DiseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 3 | PRWeb

    "Essential oils have the unique ability to penetrate through biofilms to get rid of hidden forms of Lyme disease and co-infections," - Greg Lee, President Two Frogs Healing Center. Two Frogs Healing Center, a natural treatment clinic for getting rid of persistent tick infections like Lyme disease, will be hosting the Essential Oils+ for Getting Rid of Lyme Disease Evening Lecture on Wednesday February 7th from 6pm - 9pm at the Frederick Innovative Technology Center Inc. Lyme Disease is the number one vector borne illness in the US and in the US armed forces.

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  6. Evidence of Severe and Lingering Symptoms in Some after Treatment for Lyme DiseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 2 | Health News Digest

    In a study of 61 people treated for the bacteria that causes Lyme disease, Johns Hopkins researchers conclude that fatigue, pain, insomnia and depression do indeed persist over long periods of time for some people, despite largely normal physical exams and clinical laboratory testing. "Post-treatment Lyme disease syndrome is a real disorder that causes severe symptoms in the absence of clinically detectable infection," says John N. Aucott, M.D. , associate professor of medicine at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and director of the Johns Hopkins Lyme Disease Clinical Research Center.

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  7. You can take measures to protect plants from deerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 1 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... Also, it isn't just their eating that causes problems. Bucks scar trees by rubbing on them and deer ticks carry Lyme disease. In order to best manage deer it's best to become familiar with the deer's annual cycle. From January to April they are very ...

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  8. Lone star ticks won't give you lyme, but can still make you sickRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 1 | KNDO

    "The media coverage of Lyme disease might make many Americans think that a tick bite means only one thing: Lyme disease," said review co-author Robyn Nadolny. She is a biologist and program coordinator with the U.S. Army Public Health Center Tick-Borne Disease Laboratory.

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  9. Severe and lingering symptoms occur in some after treatment for Lyme diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 1 | PhysOrg Weblog

    In a study of 61 people treated for the bacteria that causes Lyme disease, Johns Hopkins researchers conclude that fatigue, pain, insomnia and depression do indeed persist over long periods of time for some people, despite largely normal physical exams and clinical laboratory testing. "Post-treatment Lyme disease syndrome is a real disorder that causes severe symptoms in the absence of clinically detectable infection," says John N. Aucott, M.D., associate professor of medicine at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and director of the Johns Hopkins Lyme Disease Clinical Research Center.

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  10. Study Shows Evidence of Severe and Lingering Symptoms in Some after Treatment for Lyme DiseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 1 | Newswise

    In a study of 61 people treated for the bacteria that causes Lyme disease, Johns Hopkins researchers conclude that fatigue, pain, insomnia and depression do indeed persist over long periods of time for some people, despite largely normal physical exams and clinical laboratory testing. "Post-treatment Lyme disease syndrome is a real disorder that causes severe symptoms in the absence of clinically detectable infection," says John N. Aucott, M.D. , associate professor of medicine at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and director of the Johns Hopkins Lyme Disease Clinical Research Center.

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  11. Ask the doctors: Patients are their best advocates when diagnosing an illness - Thu, 01 Feb 2018 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 1 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... seem unimportant to you. Infections like shingles, Epstein-Barr or West Nile virus can cause neuropathy. So can Lyme disease and other tick-borne infections. By observing and accurately recording the details of your symptoms, you can give your ...

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  12. Patients are their best advocates when diagnosing an illnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 31 | Brunswick News

    ... seem unimportant to you. Infections like shingles, Epstein-Barr or West Nile virus can cause neuropathy. So can Lyme disease and other tick-borne infections. By observing and accurately recording the details of your symptoms, you can give your ...

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  13. Lone star ticks not guilty in spread of Lyme diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 31 | PhysOrg Weblog

    The lone star tick has at times been presumed to be a vector of Borrelia burgdorferi , the bacteria that causes Lyme disease in humans. A new review of three decades' worth of research, however, concludes otherwise: While lone star ticks are guilty of transmitting bacteria that cause several human illnesses, the scientific evidence says Lyme disease is not one of them.

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  14. Autistic twins from Fitchburg will be losing their best friendRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 30 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... said. As Hoefsmit has struggled with her own health -- a neurological disorder possibly related to chronic Lyme disease or Multiple Sclerosis -- Baker has provided support on her more challenging days, she said. "I use him to help me when I'm out ... 1 comment

  15. Sydney woman flies to Malaysia to treat mystery illnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 29 | Daily Mail

    ... developed glandular fever as a teenager and never recovered. More than 10 years later, she was diagnosed with Lyme Disease After years of tests, days on end spent in bed, unable to move, and thousands of dollars a week spent on pills, a blood test ...

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  16. Davina McCall seeks urgent medical advice for sonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 29 | Hellomagazine.com

    ... very helpful answers. Going to doctors this am. It was 9 x but I called 111 x going to gp tomorrow at 8.30." Lyme disease is a bacterial infection which is spread to humans by infected ticks. While Lyme disease can often be treated effectively if ...

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  17. Will cold winter help with summer bugs? MaybeRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 28 | Texarkana Gazette

    But can a really cold winter help make a dent in the insect population? Or is that just a myth? "There is some truth to it. But it also depends on the insect," said Brandon Hawkins, an extension agent with Texas A&M University.

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  18. Control ticks on your farmRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 27 | Daily Monitor

    ... cows. Ticks can cause skin irritation and fur loss in individual animals. They can also cause bovine anaemia, Lyme disease, heart water, gall sickness and an assortment of other diseases. Cows that are infested with ticks may be in poor physical ...

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  19. Forget Ebola, SARS and Zika: Ticks are the next global health threatRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 25 | Crofs Blogs

    ... recently have we begun to realise just how much they affect our health. It took until 1975 for the infamous Lyme disease even to be formally described, and today the list of microbes found within ticks grows ever larger every year as numerous new ...

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  20. Farm Bureau sets legislative priorities in tough timesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 25 | North County Public Radio

    ... and its Extension offices across the state. And it calls for more research to prevent tick-borne illnesses like Lyme disease. The Farm Bureau praised items in Governor Andrew Cuomo's proposed budget. The lobby group applauded for strong funding for ...

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