Lyme Disease Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. All teeth and claws? New study sheds light on dinosaur claw functionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2014 | Science Daily

    ... the work of art 'yellows' with age. By studying chromophores, the yellowing agents that form within cellulose Lyme disease is a stealthy, often misdiagnosed disease that was only recognized about 40 years ago, but new discoveries of ticks fossilized ...

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  2. Immune system research may help predict who gets long-term complications from Lyme DiseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2014 | Science Daily

    The groundwork has been laid 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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  3. Experts warn of increase in ticks and Lyme disease in MichiganRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2014 | Detroit Free Press

    ... are the American dog tick and the deer tick. Neither are pleasant, but deer ticks are the ones known to carry Lyme disease - an infection that can cause flu-like symptoms such as body aches and fevers, as well as rashes and arthritis-like joint ...

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  4. Researchers begin 'Tick Patrol' looking for Lyme diseaseRead the original story

    May 28, 2014 | GlobalNews

    Researchers from Mount Allison University have begun dragging for ticks in different parks and forests throughout New Brunswick, looking to test the ticks for Lyme disease.

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  5. Gardeners can use permethrin to repel ticks and prevent Lyme diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... And the state's Department of Health and Human Services estimate that as many as 60% of the state's ticks carry Lyme disease . They recommend everyone who spends time outside, and this includes backyard gardeners, take preventive measures against ...

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  6. Country CousinRead the original story

    May 28, 2014 | Peshtigo Times Wisconsin Community Newspaper

    ... check for ticks at this time of year. In recent years, what with the arrival of the awful Deer Ticks and the Lyme disease they can carry that's doubly important. And because those little black (or plain dark, dark brown) ticks can be so tiny, try to ...

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  7. Lyme Disease advocate calls for stronger treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2014 | CBC News

    ... burgdorferi, which can lead to an infection. (Victoria Arocho/The Associated Press) An advocate for people with Lyme disease want public health agencies to take a more aggressive stance in treating the tick-carried disease early, before it leads to ...

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  8. Pest prevention is necessary after recent rainfallRead the original story

    May 27, 2014 | KVII-TV Amarillo

    ... tick populations across the country, which also means a heightened chance of diseases like West Nile Virus and Lyme Disease spreading. "There were 2300 cases last year of West Nile there were reported and more than 100 fatalities, so it really is ...

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  9. Lyme Disease treatment not enough, says advocatesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2014 | CBC News

    ... burgdorferi, which can lead to an infection. (Victoria Arocho/The Associated Press) Advocates for people with Lyme disease want public health agencies to take a more aggressive stance in treating the tick-carried disease early, before it leads to ...

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  10. Will County Health Department Warns Outdoor Types about Lyme DiseaseRead the original story

    May 28, 2014 | WJOL-AM Joliet

    The Will County Health Department wishes to remind you, as we head into the rest of spring and summer, that Lyme Disease is the most prominent of several illnesses carried by ticks.

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  11. Rare tick virus kills Green Country manRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2014 | Fox 23

    ... Virus was only just identified in 2009. The symptoms are similarly flu-like to other tick-borne illnesses like Lyme disease and Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever. But this illness has only been documented ten times. This recent death in Delaware County ...

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  12. Falls, heat-related illnesses top summertime injuriesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2014 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    ... or trouble swallowing which could need emergency treatment. Ticks and mosquitoes can also carry diseases like Lyme disease or West Nile Virus. Jang says with less serious stings, cold compresses and antihistamines like Benadryl can help with itching ...

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  13. Young women bond over coping with Lyme diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... and developed their bond under the unhappiest of circumstances: sickness and pain. Both suffer from late-stage Lyme disease, an often misunderstood ailment that some call the invisible disease because it can take years to set in and even longer to ...

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  14. Six myths about Lyme DiseaseRead the original story

    May 27, 2014 | Ukiah Daily Journal

    Lyme disease is the fastest growing vector-borne disease in the U.S., with almost as many cases every year as AIDS.

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  15. According to Reports, More Ticks Survived Winter, Could Affect ColoradoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2014 | KUAD-FM Windsor

    ... that there is likely a larger population of deer ticks this season, which means there are more tiny carriers of Lyme disease to be on the lookout for. It's possible this isn't just the case for the upper Midwest, but for any area where deer ticks ...

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  16. Protect yourself from Lyme diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2014 | The Independent & Free Press

    Exploring the great outdoors can be great fun, but not if you develop Lyme disease.

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  17. Governor signs Lyme disease treatment bill into lawRead the original story

    May 27, 2014 | The Bennington Banner

    ... of tick-borne illnesses, which advocates lauded as a good first step. "We have one of the highest rates of Lyme disease in America, per capita, and what we know about Lyme disease is that if not detected early, it is an extraordinarily debilitating ...

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  18. UNF professor's research shows Lyme Disease in Southern statesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2014 | WTLV

    UNF professor's research shows Lyme Disease in Southern states Dr. Kerry Clark's groundbreaking research shows the prevalence of Lyme Disease in Florida.

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  19. Missouri officials urge precautions against ticksRead the original story

    May 27, 2014 | KRCG-TV Jefferson City

    ... dryer on high heat before washing should kill any remaining ticks. Ticks can spread various diseases, including Lyme disease, Rock Mountain spotted fever and tularemia. Most tick-transmitted diseases require prolonged feeding. To remove a tick, use ...

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  20. New tick-borne disease threatens primarily immune suppressed personsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2014 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... area, ... (Medical Xpress)-The frequency of a new tick-borne infection that shares many similarities with Lyme disease, and a description of the antibody test used to test individuals for evidence of the infection, ... (Medical Xpress) -- Yale ...

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