Lyme Disease Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Tick-borne Pathogens in Northwestern California, USARead the original story

    Feb 20, 2014 | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    To the Editor: In northwestern California, USA, the western black-legged tick, Ixodes pacificus , is a known vector of Borrelia burgdorferi , the spirochete that causes Lyme disease.

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  2. Warning - ticks may cause double troubleRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2014 | Medical News Today

    ... found the bacterium, Borrelia miyamotoi , as well as Borrelia burgdorferi , the bacterium that causes Lyme disease , in ticks they sampled throughout the area. The researchers were surprised to find ticks infected with one or both bacteria in nearly ...

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  3. study finds Lyme disease among ticks in California parksRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2014 | Stanford

    Hikers, beware: Ticks infected with the bacterium at the root of Lyme disease have been found roaming California parks, as described in a study to be published in Emerging Infectious Disease .

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  4. Study Finds Lyme Disease Widespread in Bay Area Open SpacesRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2014 | Patch.com

    -By Bay City News Lyme disease is more widespread in Bay Area open spaces than previously thought, according to the results of a new study announced today by Stanford University researchers. The study, called "Tick-borne Pathogens in Northwestern ...

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  5. Study: Lyme disease more widespread in Bay Area open spacesRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2014 | Danville Weekly

    Lyme disease is more widespread in Bay Area open spaces than previously thought, according to the results of a new study announced this week by Stanford University researchers.

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  6. Stanford study finds more ticks in Bay Area have Lyme than previously thoughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2014 | KLIV

    Stanford University researchers have found more cases of ticks in the Bay Area are carrying Lyme disease than previously thought.

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  7. Study shows Lyme disease on PeninsulaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2014 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    Ticks carrying the bacteria that causes Lyme disease are widely distributed throughout the Bay Area and in this county, according to a recent study by California researchers.

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  8. Fighting for Chronic Lyme Disease TreatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2014 | WVNY

    A bite from a tick always bring fear: the risk of Lyme Disease. The acute type is treated with a few weeks of antibiotics, but chronic Lyme Disease can stick around for years.

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  9. Ticks Carry New Bacteria: StudyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2014 | NBC Bay Area

    An adult female tick and a nymph tick are shown on a fingertip. Ticks now carry a new bacteria that causes symptoms similar to Lyme disease, according to Stanford researchers.

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  10. Ticks Carrying Lyme-Like, Mystery Bacteria Found In Bay Area ParksRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... study. The bacteria, Borrelia miyamotoi , has been found on ticks also carrying the bacteria which causes Lyme disease, B. burgdorferi , researchers said in a study to be published in the March issue of the journal Emerging Infectious Disease. While ...

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  11. Ticks may cause double trouble, scientists findRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2014 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... found the bacterium, Borrelia miyamotoi , as well as Borrelia burgdorferi , the bacterium that causes Lyme disease, in ticks they sampled throughout the area. The researchers were surprised to find ticks infected with one or both bacteria in nearly ...

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  12. Ticks May Cause Double Trouble, Stanford Scientists FindRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2014 | Infection Control Today

    ... found the bacterium, Borrelia miyamotoi, as well as Borrelia burgdorferi, the bacterium that causes Lyme disease, in ticks they sampled throughout the area. The researchers were surprised to find ticks infected with one or both bacteria in nearly ...

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  13. Understanding Lyme DiseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2014 | Pharmacy Times

    What Is Lyme Disease? Lyme disease is caused by spiral-shaped bacteria called Borrelia burgdorferi .

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  14. Tick Spray Debate: Save the Ticks? No. Save the Wildlife? Yes.Read the original story

    Feb 18, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... for insecticides in parks . The use of Talstar has been suggested as a way to neutralize ticks to prevent Lyme Disease. The county's Lyme Disease Commission suggests spending $41,500 in county funding, mostly on research and education, along with ...

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  15. Ticks may help detect Lyme-disease bacteria in peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2014 | Fox News

    This image shows an adult female, an adult male, a nymph and a larva of the tick species Ixodes scapularis, which carries Lyme disease and babesiosis.

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  16. Cold dodgeball game draws a crowdRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2014 | CNews

    ... and hundreds of spectators benefited Thorold man Matt Risi, who's receiving costly treatment to battle Lyme disease. (GREG FURMINGER/Tribune Staff) WELLAND. Ont. -- Andrew Sandlac had no reservations about stripping down to his underwear in front of ...

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  17. Wildlife activists urge Loudoun County not to spray for ticks in public parksRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2014 | The Washington Post

    As the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors considers recommendations for combating Lyme disease in the county, local wildlife conservationists are urging officials not to spray insecticides in public parks.

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  18. Anaplasmosis: Maine's other tick-borne diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2014 | Kennebec Journal

    ... in the blood, most commonly seen when the liver is damaged or inflamed. A tick bite usually spurs thoughts of Lyme disease, but a recent rise in anaplasmosis has caught the attention of epidemiologists in the state. Many people shrug off the effects ...

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  19. Lyme Disease Support GroupRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2014 | NH.com

    ... about local Lyme literate physicians can give a new perspective as to what options are available. Those with Lyme Disease, have recovered from, and loved ones of someone with Lyme Disease that want to try to understand more, are all welcome. Whether ...

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  20. Jordan's drug-maker Hikma estimates 23% full-year revenue growthRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    ... infections such as urinary tract infections, acne, gonorrhea, and chlamydia as well as the tick-borne illness Lyme disease. The drug is also used to prevent malaria. The antibiotic was taken off the shortage list last October with no supply issues ...

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