Lyme Disease Newswire (Page 7)

Lyme Disease Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Bella Hadid Interview About Lyme Disease, Body Shaming, NipplesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2016 | Teen Vogue

    Bella Hadid has been very outspoken about her struggle with Lyme disease - an illness that she shares with her mother, Yolanda, and her brother, Anwar . Earlier this summer, Bella posted an emotional tribute to her mother on Instagram to praise her for her courageous book, Believe Me: My Battle With The Invisible Disability of Lyme Disease .

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  2. Health Tips to Have Your Best Summer YetRead the original story

    Aug 1, 2016 | Newswise

    ... with bugs and insects. Mosquitos, spiders, and ticks all carry and transmit diseases, such as the Zikavirus, Lyme disease and others that can really put a damper in your summer itinerary. If you plan on being outside often, wear a light weight ...

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  3. Swollen joints may be sign of Lyme disease in dogRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2016 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    DEAR PET TALK: When I walk my dog in woodsy areas, I get worried about ticks, and the possibility of my dog developing Lyme disease if it is in contact with ticks. What do I watch out for? -- Doggie Mama DEAR DOGGIE MAMA: Lyme disease incidents increase every year, and a dog that shows lethargy or reluctance to move could be showing the results.

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  4. Staten Island Lyme disease cases surged 62 percent in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2016 | SILive.com

    Instances of Lyme disease surged 62 percent on Staten Island last year, to a total of 89 confirmed cases, according to the city Health Department. Last year, 24 of those 89 residents reported no travel outside of New York City in the 30 days before exhibiting signs of the illness, suggesting that they were bitten by local ticks.

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  5. Tips to prevent pest-related illness and irritation related to summerRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2016 | The Community Voice

    ... backyard this summer. Warm-weather bugs, such as fleas and ticks, offer risks that include irritating bites and Lyme disease, which is transmitted by deer ticks and is typically accompanied by fever, headache, fatigue and a skin rash. Ticks can ...

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  6. Lawmakers send major bills to governor before deadlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    ... the identities of their top five donors. -A requirement that insurers cover long-term antibiotic treatment for Lyme disease. Lawmakers overrode a veto by Baker who cited uncertainty in the medical community about the effectiveness of the treatment ...

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  7. Legislature overrides Baker veto on Lyme treatment coverageRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2016 | Boston.com

    Health insurers must immediately start paying for long-term antibiotic treatment for Lyme disease after the Legislature overrode a veto by Governor Charlie Baker in the waning hours of the session Sunday night. In other health-related actions, the Legislature restored a long-sought wage increase for nursing home workers and voted to require health insurers to cover treatment for a side effect from HIV drugs.

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  8. Mass. Legislature adjourns a " what passed, what didn'tRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2016 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... of their top five donors. • A requirement that insurers cover long-term antibiotic treatment for Lyme disease . Lawmakers overrode a veto by Baker who cited uncertainty in the medical community about the effectiveness of the treatment for the ...

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  9. If you have Lyme disease, youa re not alone in the LowcountryRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2016 | The Island Packet

    The Lowcountry SC Lyme Disease Support Group will meet from 6:30 to 7:45 p.m. Aug. 10 at the Just Be Centre, 159 State St. in Bluffton. The group was formed to support those who are fighting Lyme disease, those in remission and for their families and caregivers.

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  10. Keep Your Summer Free of Tick BitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2016 | Baytoday.ca

    While Lyme disease is not common in North Bay and the surrounding area, the blacklegged ticks that carry and spread the disease are becoming more common. File photo.

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  11. How to have a tick-free summerAnd lower your risk of lyme disease Aug 1, 2016 12:00 PM Read more Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2016 | SooToday

    Dr. Eric Hoskins, Minister of Health and Long-Term Care and Dr. David Williams, Ontario's Chief Medical Officer of Health are reminding Ontarians to protect themselves from tick bites while enjoying or working outdoors this summer. Lyme disease can be serious.

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  12. BP Oddo co-sponsors free Lyme Disease Awareness ForumRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2016 | SILive.com

    Photo shows a deer tick under a microscope in the entomology lab at the University of Rhode Island in South Kingstown, R.I. According to a new government study published Wednesday, July 15, 2015, the geographic areas where Lyme disease is a bigger danger have grown dramatically. U.S. cases remain concentrated in the Northeast and upper Midwest.

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  13. Ottawa sees summer's first cases of lyme diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2016 | CBC News

    ... this summer to prevent bites from deer ticks, insects that can potentially transmit a debilitating disease. Lyme disease is one of the fastest growing infectious disease in Canada and OPH says so far this summer, ten people in Ottawa have become ...

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  14. Finland: Domestic ticks now carry even more pathogensRead the original story

    Jul 31, 2016 | Crofs Blogs

    Turku University researchers have discovered additional dangerous bacteria on ticks found in southwest Finland. In addition to the already-familiar Borrellia bacteria behind Lyme disease and the virus that causes TBE encephalitis, the scientists also found traces of Rikettsia and Anaplasma bacteria never observed before in Finland.

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  15. CBS 3 Pet Project: Preventing Fleas And TicksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2016 | CBS Local

    ... with your pup or taking them to the dog park? You might want to think about getting them vaccinated against Lyme disease, look into the different brands of heart worm medication out there and whether the flea collar or oral medicine is the right ...

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  16. Keep your summer free of tick bites: provinceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2016 | CottageCountryNow.ca

    ONTARIO Dr. Eric Hoskins, Minister of Health and Long-Term Care, and Dr. David Williams, Ontario's Chief Medical Officer of Health, are reminding Ontarians to protect themselves from tick bites while enjoying or working outdoors this summer. Lyme disease can be serious.

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  17. Rainbow Veterinary Hospital Offers Summer Pet Boarding SpecialRead the original story

    Jul 24, 2016 | GlobeNewswire

    ... DHPP (distemper, hepatitis, parainfluenza and parvovirus), Bordetella bronchiseptica (kennel cough), tick-borne Lyme disease and rattlesnake bites. Cats need shots for rabies, FVRCP (a group of feline distemper viruses affecting respiratory and ...

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  18. Fears over Zika virus, Lyme disease fuel preventive spraying uptickRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2016 | Lowell Sun

    ... SUN/Julia Malakie Sun staff photos can be ordered by visiting our SmugMug site. Fears of Zika virus, Lyme disease and other insect-borne illnesses are prompting more people to treat their yards for the flying and crawling pests, creating a boon for ...

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  19. Your health: Follow these tips to keep your family safe this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2016 | Daily Herald

    ... Use insect repellents containing DEET when needed to prevent insect-related diseases. Ticks can transmit Lyme Disease, and mosquitoes can transmit West Nile, Zika virus, Chikungunya virus and other viruses. But, DEET should not be used on children ...

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  20. Tick season is here, and it's time to learn how to stop the suckersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Ixodes scapularis, or the deer tick, can carry Lyme disease and a host of other tick-borne maladies. Though there's no vaccine for such illnesses, prevention can go a long way.

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