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15 hrs ago | Desert Exposure
The couple will open Avesa Holistic Therapies Center on August 8 in Silver City, a venture that will bring Gunter out of retirement and bring to fruition for Morava a longtime dream to open a center after decades of concurrently studying and working out of her home office in natural and alternative healing.
17 hrs ago | Shelter Island Reporter
Suffolk County's newly formed tick advisory committee was thrown a curveball after its first meeting Wednesday when members learned they might only have a month and half to continue their work.
To help protect animals, interim director of parasitology John Schaefer and director of molecular diagnostics Amy Glaser, both of Cornell University's Animal Health Diagnostic Center, provide answers to frequently asked tick questions.
Health officials say Lyme disease is currently the most common and fastest growing tick-borne disease in the United States.
The recent good weather has been associated with an increasing number of people reporting tick bites, with some people attending Noble's Hospital for treatment.
Baxter International has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its two commercially marketed vaccines and related production facilities to Pfizer Inc. for a total cash consideration of $635 million, subject to certain adjustments.
Countryside visitors are being urged to be on their guard against tick bites during the peak season for Lyme Disease.
A rare strain of the disease has turned up. Although you get it the same way, the symptoms are much different.
Submitted photoBees are just one of the insects that individuals should keep from upsetting during the summer months.
Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine researchers have made an important advancement toward developing a vaccine against the debilitating and potentially deadly tick-transmitted disease, human granulocytic anaplasmosis .
Tick Paralysis is caused by a toxin that transmits from tick saliva, into the blood stream of the host, as the tick is attached, feeds, and become engorged.
The Vermont Department of Health is advising residents who spend time outdoors to do daily tick checks this summer, a year after the number of confirmed cases of Lyme disease in the state peaked.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 09:52 am
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