2 hrs ago
Martha Jefferson Healthwise: Tick Bites
It's not quite spring, but doctors are already getting reports of tick bites and now they're warning people about prevention, the symptoms and related illnesses.
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5 hrs ago
NCVMA: Facts on Zoonosis
Zoonosis, or the transfer of infectious diseases from animals to humans , is a serious concern for both veterinarians and pet owners around the world.
11 hrs ago
Vt. House advances bill on Lyme disease treatment
The Vermont House is expected to give final passage to a bill that would give doctors more flexibility in treating Lyme disease.
12 hrs ago
Hikma full-year profit doubles on strong doxycycline sales
Hikma Pharmaceuticals Plc's full-year profit more than doubled helped by strong demand and higher prices for the antibiotic doxycycline that is used in the treatment bacterial infections including Lyme disease.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Wall Street Journal
Can't See the Forest for the Deer
The U.S. now has 30 million deer, a hundred times more than a century ago. From California to Long Island, the rising deer population has resulted in widespread property damage and crop losses, as well as an increase in Lyme disease and often fatal deer-car collisions.
Bangor Daily News
'Tick Check' program on insect-borne human diseases
Hirundo Wildlife Refuge Old Town/Alton and Penobscot Valley Chapter of Small Woodland Owners Association of Maine are offering "Tick Check," a program on insect-borne human diseases, 10 a.m.-noon Saturday, April 5, at Maine Forest Service Central Region Headquarters in Old Town.
Sag Harbor Online
Suffolk County to Create Tick Advisory Committee
At its March 4 meeting, the Suffolk County Legislature unanimously passed a resolution sponsored by County Legislator Jay Schneiderman to create a tick control advisory committee.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Pets Power: Tick, tick, tick ... and they won't wear off
"Yes, time is ticking. But it's not that tick I'm referring to, but those dangerous critters that will soon be on the attack.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
The Fatal Truth About Lyme Disease
You have heard, and will hear, it time and time again: " Lyme disease is cured with a few weeks of antibiotics."
Prepare your pet for spring
With the hard winter we have had, I have been doing everything in my power to get in the mindset of SPRING which is just around the corner.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
WCSH 6 Portland
Conference focuses on treating, preventing Lyme Disease
The nice weather has everyone thinking of spring, and getting outside. With warm weather comes concern over ticks and Lyme Disease.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
6 MONTH Spectra Sure Plus for Dogs 0-22 lbs
Spectra Sure Plus for Dogs up to 22 lbs Spectra Sure Plus provides effective control of flea, tick and chewing lice infestations through the effective ingredients Fipronil and Cyphenothrin.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Vaccinating mice could protect us from Lyme disease
Every year in the US, 300,000 people are diagnosed with the tick-borne illness caused by Borrelia bacteria, which can trigger arthritis and neurological problems.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Cape Breton Post
Public hopping aboard Noah's ark
A New Waterford woman who believes her son has Lyme disease is overwhelmed by the support she's received since going public.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Spring Has Sprung
The American Heartworm Society recommends that all dogs be tested annually for heartworm infection.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
What Is Lyme Disease? New Findings Deepen the Mystery
Rampant disagreement over what constitutes Lyme disease-in particular, who may have contracted it and how, and how long it lasts-has spawned the larger question of how best to treat it.
Tick test for persistent Lyme disease tried in humans
A small experiment to see whether uninfected ticks could "diagnose" a lingering Lyme infection in people produced modest results, researchers say.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Worldwide Lyme Protest 2014 Google Album Campaign
This is the second year in a row Lyme patients will take to protesting for the recognition of and the right to treatment for a condition called, "Chronic Lyme Disease."
Green leader pushes bill to deal with Lyme disease
On Monday Bill C-442 , which first received first reading in June 2012, will finally appear for second reading in Parliament.
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Womens Basketball Superstar Elena Delle Donne to be Honored at Lyme Research Alliance Gala on April 5
Lyme Research Alliance today announced it will honor Elena Delle Donnethe reigning Womens National Basketball Associations Rookie of the Yearwith its Star Light Award at LRAs Time for Lyme Gala, on April 5, at the Hyatt Regency Greenwich in Old Greenwich, CT.