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  1. Ask Dr. Norm: Your dog and Lyme diseaseRead the original story

    Tuesday | PeoriaTimes-Observer

    Dear Dr. Stillman, Can you tell me about Lyme disease? Should I get my dog vaccinated for Lyme disease? - Terry O. That's a very timely question with spring just around the corner.

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  2. White Rock mom focusing on Lyme awarenessRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Peace Arch News

    A White Rock woman is raising awareness of Lyme disease and the importance of protecting oneself from the debilitating illness.

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  3. Research may help doctors predict who gets long-term complications from Lyme diseaseRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    A team of scientists led by Johns Hopkins and Stanford University researchers has laid the groundwork for understanding how variations in immune responses to Lyme disease can contribute to the many different outcomes of this bacterial infection seen in individual patients.

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  4. Immune System Research May Help Doctors Predict Who Gets Long-Term Complications From Lyme DiseaseRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Newswise

    A team of scientists led by Johns Hopkins and Stanford University researchers has laid the groundwork for understanding how variations in immune responses to Lyme disease can contribute to the many different outcomes of this bacterial infection seen in individual patients.

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  5. Despite long winter, tick season starts earlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTOP-FM Washington

    Despite the mid-April cold snap, tick season is beginning around the D.C. metro area and that means it brings a risk for Lyme disease, according to a local doctor.

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  6. Lyme disease and ticks, what you need to knowRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 | SeacoastOnline

    With the approach of spring, concern over the tick-borne Lyme disease is again at the forefront of everyone's mind.

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  7. Ask Dr. Norm: Your dog and Lyme diseaseRead the original story

    Tuesday | Steuben Courier

    Dear Dr. Stillman, Can you tell me about Lyme disease? Should I get my dog vaccinated for Lyme disease? - Terry O. That's a very timely question with spring just around the corner.

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  8. Spring means tick seasonRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Empire State News

    ... about the health risks associated with tick bites and take proper precautions to protect themselves from them." Lyme disease is caused by the bite of an infected deer tick. Ticks are active when the weather stays above freezing, usually from April ...

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  9. El Dorado health officer warns of tick season startRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 2 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    Infectious disease specialist Dr. Brad Spellberg explains on The Doctors that Lyme disease is an infection caused by a bacteria that's transmitted when a tick is attached for 24 to 48 hours.

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  10. How Not To Get Lyme DiseaseRead the original story

    Yesterday | Herald Gazette

    How Not to Get Lyme Disease presented by Dr. Stephen D. Sears, state epidemiologist, at Camden Public Library, covering symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of the rampant tick-borne disease.

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  11. Maine Stream: What you don't know about ticks could kill youRead the original story

    Tuesday | Kennebec Journal

    ... in the discussion, having personal experience with ticks embedded in my skin and several friends suffering with Lyme disease. If you need to be scared into action, read my review of the book "A Twist of Lyme" at www.georgesmithmaine.com. Better yet, ...

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  12. The All American Rejects, Youngblood Hawke to Headline Lyme Light: The ConcertRead the original story

    Tuesday | Business Wire

    ... for Lyme Light: The Concert ( www.lymelightconcert.com ) - a special one night event to raise funds for Lyme Disease awareness and development of an accurate diagnostic tool. The concert, also featuring Youngblood Hawke, among other indie rock ...

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  13. Senate gives preliminary approval to Lyme disease legislationRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Bennington Banner

    The Senate gave preliminary approval to a bill that aims to protect Vermont doctors from censure by state regulators if they prescribe long-term antibiotics for lingering symptoms associated with Lyme disease.

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  14. Feline equivalent of HIV on the rise along with Lyme disease in dogsRead the original story

    Tuesday | OregonLive.com

    Banfield Pet Hospital veterinarians treated more dogs for Lyme disease last year and saw more cats infected with the feline equivalent of HIV.

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  15. Jersey Ticks Can Cause Serious Problems [AUDIO]Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    ... months also bring the emergence of the hard-to-see tick nymphs. Dr. Tina Tan, the state epidemiologist , noted lyme disease is the most commonly-reported illness from a tick bite, and health officials in the state see "several thousand" cases each ...

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  16. Westport Race Nets $200K For Tick-Borne Disease AllianceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 13 | The Westport Daily Voice

    WESTPORT, Conn. - The Tick-Borne Disease Alliance announced it will invest over $20,000 into Lyme disease research thanks to the success of last week's "Bite Back for a Cure" Walk/Run in Westport.

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  17. Protect Yourself from Insects and the Diseases They Can Carry With...Read the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | PRWeb

    ... illness in the United States. CDC: Revised numbers from the CDC reflect that they have been under reporting Lyme disease. Instead of the 30,000 cases a year previously reported, the CDC has now issued a statement that the numbers are more in the ...

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  18. Tips for Avoiding Ticks this SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 13 | LongIsland.com

    ... However, ticks also come along with the warm weather. These parasites can bring with them such illnesses as Lyme disease and Rocky Mountain spotted fever, which could really put a damper on your summer vacation. Here are a few tips from Governor ...

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  19. Kids and Lyme disease riskRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | Fox News

    As the weather improves and your kids go outside to play, protecting them from Lyme disease is more important than ever.

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  20. Tick and Mosquito Borne Disease Awareness MonthRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Island Gazette Newspaper Online

    ... some basic control measures." Tick borne diseases in North Carolina include Rocky Mountain spotted fever, Lyme disease, and ehrlichiosis. These diseases are diagnosed from all regions of the state and can be acquired at any time of year. However, ...

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