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  1. Envita Review: Lyme Disease Patient Receives Breakthrough TreatmentRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Freshnews

    A recent Envita review explains the story of young woman named Anne Golladay, who contracted Lyme disease while on a trip in 2007. At only 19 years of age she was experiencing a whole host of mysterious symptoms: rash, burning sensations, extreme stomach pain, loss of feeling in limbs, generalized swelling, fatigue, memory problems, mental confusion, tingling sensations, anxiety and brain fog.

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  2. Current reportsRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2013 | Lakeland Times

    ... (Public access) The U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill last week to advance the study and research of Lyme disease and other tick-bourne diseases. (Subscriber access) A rise in the number of tent-building caterpillars adorning trees and ...

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  3. Community Calendar: Sacred dance and Giller LightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Vancouver Courier

    ... 1081 Burrard. For more information, visit bclupus.org . False Creek Everything you wanted to know about Lyme disease but were afraid to ask. A Lyme disease Awareness Forum has been organized to educate the public about this growing problem. The ...

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  4. Bay Area Lyme Foundation Requests Proposals For $100,000 Grant For...Read the original story

    Monday Oct 20 | BioSpace

    This award will be given to a promising scientist who embodies the future of leadership in Lyme disease research in the US. The award recipient will be a researcher at the post-doctoral level through the Assistant Professor level, or equivalent, who has identified a defined approach to improved diagnostics or therapies for Lyme disease.

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  5. Breanna Griffith: Tips for staying tick-freeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Erie Times News

    ... throughout Erie County. They are of concern in our area because they can transmit the bacteria responsible for Lyme disease. The tick must be attached for 36-48 hours or more before the bacteria is transmitted, according to the U.S. Centers for ...

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  6. Resident hunters target deer reductionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | The Block Island Times

    ... will be paid $150 per tail under the so-called "Deer Tails" plan. Private citizens who have been impacted from Lyme disease donated $70,000 to the town to pay for the tail reimbursements (covering approximately 466 tails). "It has to be a legally ...

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  7. Persistent Lyme Empiric Antibiotic Study Europe (PLEASE) - design of...Read the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | BioMed Central

    ... number of patients with persistent symptoms attributed to Borrelia. These symptoms, also referred to as post-Lyme disease syndrome, may follow an erythema migrans or other Lyme manifestations, and include pain, fatigue, and cognitive disturbances. ...

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  8. Houston tables petition for Lyme Disease StrategyRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | The News

    Progressive Conservative MLA for Pictou East, Tim Houston is continuing to fight to get a provincial strategy in place to address Lyme disease. Houston tabled a petition in the legislature Thursday with more than 1,700 names in support of the Bill to create a provincial Lyme Disease Strategy for Nova Scotia.

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  9. ConVal: Eye on the ballRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Monadnock Ledger-Transcript

    ... all but one competitor, as well as the absence of a golf program at ConVal High School and an untimely case of Lyme disease with which he had been diagnosed in August 2013. The illness, spread by deer ticks, has a variety of symptoms - muscle aches, ...

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  10. Expert to make Lyme disease presentation in AmherstRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Nashua Telegraph

    The Amherst Garden Club will sponsor jointly with the Amherst Recreation Department an evening program on Lyme disease in the Souhegan High School theater at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 21. David Hunter, of Bedford, will be the speaker about "Debunking the Myths and Misinformation Surrounding Lyme Disease." Hunter is a longtime Lyme activist, advocating for patients on the state and local levels.

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  11. Assured Environments Offers Pest Management Recommendations for New York City Area SchoolsRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | Sys-Con Media

    ... diseases can be indirectly transmitted by rodents. Common diseases emerging from rodent infestations include Lyme disease, endemic typhus and scrub typhus, which are all caused by infected ticks parasitizing the rodents. In addition to maintaining ...

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  12. Causes, Signs and Treatment of Muscle Aches in AdultsRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | PR Log

    ... other injuries A Muscles exhaustion A Rhabdomyolysis A Lupus A Infections such as malaria, polio, influenza, lyme disease, muscle abscess, and trichinosis. How to deal with the pain Muscle aches require effective treatment both at home and as ...

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  13. Years of suffering now linked to Lyme diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2014 | Coast Reporter

    ... her unable to digest food and eventually resulting in the loss of her stomach, has recently been pegged as Lyme disease. Parents of the now 25-year-old Rose, Tani Schwarz-Gilbert and Gary Gilbert of Sechelt, have started a new fundraising campaign ...

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  14. Tick Committee ExtendedRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Sag Harbor Online

    ... Schneiderman. "This committee will continue to help Vector Control develop a plan to reduce the incidence of Lyme disease and other tick borne-illnesses." The committee consists of 12 members, including Chairman Dr. Jorge Benach, director of the ...

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  15. Escape Outside: Pheasant hunting seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | WMUR-TV Manchester

    ... AS MUCH FUN, THOUGH. ESPECIALLY WITH THE WARM WEATHER WE'VE BEEN HAVING. IT'S STILL TICK SEASON. TICKS CARRY LYME DISEASE, AND NEW HAMPSHIRE HAEF THE HIGHEST RATES IN THE WHOLE COUNTRY FOR THE ILLNESS. IF YOU'RE HUNTING OR HIKING OR RAKING LEAVES, ...

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  16. Doctors Tell All-and It's BadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | The Atlantic

    ... autoimmune disease no one had tested me for. And then, one crisp fall afternoon last year, I learned that I had Lyme disease. (I had been bitten by multiple ticks in my adolescence, a few years before I started having symptoms, but no one had ever ...

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  17. Current reportsRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2013 | Lakeland Times

    ... (Public access) The U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill last week to advance the study and research of Lyme disease and other tick-bourne diseases. (Subscriber access) A rise in the number of tent-building caterpillars adorning trees and ...

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  18. Doctors Tell All-And It's Far Worse Than You ThinkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | The Atlantic

    ... autoimmune disease no one had tested me for. And then, one crisp fall afternoon last year, I learned that I had Lyme disease. (I had been bitten by multiple ticks in my adolescence, a few years before I started having symptoms, but no one had ever ...

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  19. Windsor mother and son team starts Lyme disease non-profit organizationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | The Hartford Courant

    ... as well. Things got worse, and by the time he was 19, he was living at home being cared for by his mom. "[Lyme disease] was really new. We went to the only doctor in New England at the time that was familiar with Lyme," said Darren. Ever since then, ...

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  20. Greenwich Letter: Tesei Endorses Floren's ReelectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Patch.com

    ... health laboratory that residents depend on for water testing and tick and mosquito testing to aid in combating Lyme disease and West Nile virus. Livvy supported our Town's application for an emergency generator for the Bendheim Western Greenwich ...

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