Lyme Disease Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Lyme disease organizations to mergeRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2014 | StamfordPlus.com

    ... and will provide a platform for a strengthened, unified and collaborative voice to advance the fight to end Lyme disease forever." The Merger will harness the expertise of each organization, fueling the innovation potential of its vast network of ...

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  2. Lyme test concernsRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2014 | Examiner.com

    A very controversial area of health is Lyme disease . This tick born infection has been a source of controversy for years.

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  3. Heartland Virus Carried By Lone Star Ticks; Yes, It Could Be In ConnecticutRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2014 | Orange Live

    We all know about Lyme Disease, Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever and other tick borne illnesses, but have you heard of the Heartland Virus? According to recent reports by the Center For Disease Control Heartland virus is in the phlebovirus family and since it was discovered in 2009 in Missouri, the Lone Star Ticks and disease has spread from Texas to ... (more)

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  4. Really ticked: NH beset by flourishing populationRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2014 | UnionLeader.com

    ... A potential rise in the tick population has state health officials concerned over the possible spread of Lyme disease. According to the most recent national data, from 2012, New Hampshire reported the highest rate of Lyme disease in the U.S. - 75.9 ...

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  5. Country CousinRead the original story

    Jun 1, 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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  6. 'The iceman was probably already in misery'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2014 | KPIC

    CORVALLIS, Ore. Lyme disease is a stealthy, often misdiagnosed disease that was only recognized about 40 years ago, but new discoveries of ticks fossilized in amber show that the bacteria which cause it may have been lurking around for 15 million years long before any humans walked on Earth.

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  7. Experts warn of increase in ticks and Lyme disease in MichiganRead the original story

    May 29, 2014 | Farmington Hills Observer

    ... 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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  8. High-Season For Lyme Disease Begins, Ticks Out In ForceRead the original story

    May 12, 2014 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    Health and environmental officials say New Hampshire is entering the highest risk time of year for exposure to Lyme disease, and the ticks could be especially bad this year.

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  9. Lyme disease is older than the human raceRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2014 | Environmental News Network

    Lyme disease is a stealthy, often misdiagnosed disease that was only recognized about 40 years ago, but new discoveries of ticks fossilized in amber show that the bacteria which cause it may have been lurking around for 15 million years - long before any humans walked on Earth.

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  10. Mosquito Shield Offers Tick Shield Solution for Southeastern PennsylvaniaRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... control program called Tick Shield for Southeastern Pennsylvania. Pennsylvania has one of the highest rates of Lyme disease in the United States. With May's Lyme Disease Awareness month coming to an end, we are hopeful the community is aware of ...

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  11. Don't let ticks ruin your outdoor summer funRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2014 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    ... done," said Eric Zgodzinski of the Toledo-Lucas County Health Department. Tick bites have been known to cause Lyme Disease and Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever. Those who think they could be affected should look for a rash or flu-like symptoms. June is ...

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  12. Roach: Lyme disease doesn't cause ALSRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2014 | The Town Talk

    Dear Dr. Roach: Is ALS related to Lyme disease? -- D.T. Dr. Roach: Amyotropic lateral sclerosis, commonly referred to as Lou Gehrig's disease, is a progressive and incurable disease that causes degeneration of the nervous system.

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  13. Preventing Tick BitesRead the original story

    May 30, 2014 | Newsday

    ... to protect themselves from tick bites, cautions an expert. Ticks love the warm weather, too, and can transmit Lyme disease and other types of infections to people through their bite. Fortunately, there are a number of steps you can take to prevent ...

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  14. Amber discovery indicates Lyme disease is older than human raceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2014 | Science Daily

    Lyme disease is a stealthy, often misdiagnosed disease that was only recognized about 40 years ago, but new discoveries of ticks fossilized in amber show that the bacteria which cause it may have been lurking around for 15 million years -- long before any humans walked on Earth.

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  15. County seeking comment on tick awareness signsRead the original story

    May 24, 2014 | Loudoun Times

    ... at local parks. The signs are part of the county's effort to spread awareness about the local health threat of Lyme disease. The proposed signs urge people to wear repellent, check for ticks daily, promptly remove ticks with a tweezer, shower soon ...

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  16. Amber reveals Lyme disease is older than humanityRead the original story

    May 31, 2014 | Crofs Blogs

    Via The Outbreak, an excellent blog in Toronto: Amber Reveals Lyme Disease Is Older than Humanity .

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  17. Lyme disease ticks discovery, 15 million years oldRead the original story

    May 31, 2014 | Dear Kitty

    The oldest known evidence of Lyme disease may lie in ticks that were entombed in amber at least 15 million years ago, scientists announced.

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  18. Lyme Disease Q & A: Facts You Should Know Before You Take That HikeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2014 | WIBX-AM Whitesboro

    It's play-outside season for all of us now, finally, and with new reports that more deer ticks survived the winter , we need to arm ourselves with the facts about Lyme disease .

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  19. Lyme disease rates in Quebec's Monteregie spikeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2014 | CBC News

    Lyme disease is transmitted by infected ticks to humans and if left untreated, can cause serious illnesses including neurological and cardiac problems.

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  20. Harsh winter did nothing to deter tick populationRead the original story

    May 24, 2014 | NorthlandsNewscenter.com

    ... say the harsh winter did nothing to hurt the ticks, but in-fact helped the survival of ticks that carry the lyme disease. Dusty Olson, an avid Duluth runner, was bitten by a tick and infected with lyme disease almost four years and he is still ...

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