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  1. CWA continues Lyme Disease campaign despite government committee dissolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | ABC News

    The Country Women's Association is continuing its campaign to have Lyme Disease officially recognised, despite the dissolution of a federal government committee tasked to investigate its legitimacy. Last month it was revealed the committee looking into whether the disease existed, had not been able to come to any firm conclusions, and was dissolved.

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  2. House approves Welch-backed Lyme disease billRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    The U.S. House of Representatives approved legislation co-written by Rep. Peter Welch, D-Vt., meant to bolster the federal response to Lyme disease and other tick-borne illnesses on a voice vote late Tuesday. Welch and his co-sponsor, Rep. Chris Gibson, R-N.Y., represent states in which Lyme is a growing public health concern.

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  3. Grieving family: Watch for tick-borne illnessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | The Pike County Courier

    ... e illnesses, see letter to the editor by Milford resident Robert Ollar, Ph.D, member of Pennsylvania's Tick and Lyme Disease Task Force, on page 12.

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  4. CHI Announces 'Targeting Tick-Borne Diseases' ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | PR Log

    ... poses great challenges for the prevention and treatment of these diseases, in both humans and animals. Though Lyme Disease continues to be the predominant disease (with estimates of as many as 300,000 new cases every year in the US), new and ...

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  5. Crowdsourcing used to fund Lyme disease FOI requestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | Canada.com

    ... Pagani Huayra Carbon Edition and a classic 1962 Maserati. Gwen Barlee, who once suffered from lyme disease, raised $2,160 through crowdsourcing on Monday to pay the Provincial Health Services Authority fee for documents requested through a Freedom ...

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  6. Experts to Speak at Monmouth University on Diagnosis & Treatment of Lyme Disease on Sept. 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... Joseph Burrascano Jr. MD. They will be presenting a half day intensive course on the Diagnosis and Treatment of Lyme Disease and Co-infections with Emphasis on Adult and Pediatric Neuropsychiatric Issues. The course will be held at Monmouth ...

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  7. Civic group raises $100,000 to sterilize deer on Long IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... population in Suffolk County, comes as residents not only blame them for spreading tick-borne diseases such as lyme disease, but also for destroying farm crops and local gardens, as well as causing motor vehicle accidents. A contract between the ...

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  8. In search for Minnesota woman, hunters' help soughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2014 | TwinCities

    It has been more than 11 months since anyone has seen or heard from Dawn Joy Carlson, a Lake Bronson woman who disappeared Oct. 2, 2013. Carlson, who was 43 at the time of her disappearance and suffered from what family members say were late-term effects of Lyme disease, was last observed in Karlstad.

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  9. Busting myths about ticks in the U.S. -- Part IIRead the original story

    Sep 6, 2014 | Hays Daily News

    ... tick-transmitted disease cases this year in Kansas include 39 cases of Ehrlichiosis/Anaplasmosis, 10 cases of Lyme disease, 72 cases of Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever and two cases of Tularemia. "With warmer weather, there is a likelihood of these ...

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  10. York County family sets up foundation in name of girl who died of Rocky Mountain Spotted FeverRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2014 | The York Daily Record

    ... after someone is bitten by a tick, the website states. The disease is treated with the antibiotic Doxycycline. Lyme disease is prevalent in Pennsylvania, but Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever is not, according to the CDC. In Pennsylvania, Rocky Mountain ...

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  11. Pushing through pain of Lyme disease: Kaitlin Childs shares story of her illnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2014 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... and 18 months of intravenous antibiotics. After none of the treatments worked, she was told that her case of Lyme disease has no cure. "Because I've done every treatment possible I'm planning on being sick for the rest of my life," Childs said. ...

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  12. Even as weather cools, Lyme disease remains aaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    Even as weather cools, Lyme disease remains a threat Many cases go unreported Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/1o81NN4 Lyme disease remains a health threat in the Twin Tiers, and the problem isn't going away with cooler weather. Exposure to infected deer ticks is actually more likely in fall than summertime.

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  13. WNBA Finals boasts 2 of game's bright young starsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Chicago Tribune

    ... about 25 percent each over last year. Delle Donne, meanwhile, missed nearly all of two months with symptoms of Lyme disease. Now she is battling lower back stiffness that has made her so ineffective Delle Donne decided it was better for the Sky if ...

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  14. Take precautions to prevent Lyme diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Norwalk Reflector

    ... the blood of animals and humans can harbor the bacteria and spread it while feeding. You're more likely to get Lyme disease if you love or spend time in grassy and heavily wooded areas where "ticks carrying the disease thrive," according to the web ...

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  15. Primary Care Clinic Expands Mission Under New OwnershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | Vineyard Gazette Online

    ... all part of a medical education committee formed in 2010 as part of a tick-borne illness reduction initiative. Lyme disease and other tick-borne illnesses are a persistent public health concern on the Vineyard. The tick program is funded by a grant ...

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  16. Green leader in Langford for Lyme eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | Goldstream Gazette

    Leading the charge is federal Green Party leader Elizabeth May, who will give a talk on Lyme disease during an awareness-heightening and fundraising dinner hosted by Evedar's Bistro in Langford next Tuesday . "I have many friends and constituents who are living with this terrible disease," said May in an email.

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  17. Current Lyme Disease Treatment is Inadequate According to New GuidelineRead the original story

    Sep 4, 2014 | Infection Control Today

    Current treatments for Lyme disease, particularly chronic forms of the disease, are inadequate, according to a new treatment guideline written by a group of leading experts. Adopted by the International Lyme and Associated Disease Society and published in the Expert Review of Anti-infective Therapy, the guideline also proposes revamped treatment guidelines to help clinicians across the globe deliver better care to patients.

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  18. Leading experts propose new treatment guidelines for chronic Lyme diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | Medical News

    Current treatments for Lyme disease , particularly chronic forms of the disease, are inadequate, according to a new treatment guideline written by a group of leading experts. Adopted by the International Lyme and Associated Disease Society and published in the Expert Review of Anti-infective Therapy , the guideline also proposes revamped treatment guidelines to help clinicians across the globe deliver better care to patients.

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  19. New Lyme disease guidelines welcomed by sufferers of chronic Lyme diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | Medical News Today

    Current treatments for Lyme disease , particularly chronic forms of the disease, are inadequate, according to a new treatment guideline written by a group of leading experts. Adopted by the International Lyme and Associated Disease Society and published in the Expert Review of Anti-infective Therapy , the guideline also proposes revamped treatment guidelines to help clinicians across the globe deliver better care to patients.

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  20. Ticked offRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | NewsReview.com

    Kim Savage from Tahoe City has been fighting Lyme disease for years. Sometimes she feels fine, and then other times: "At work, I can't make a complete sentence.

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