Lyme Disease Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Don't let your beloved pet become a casualty in the war on ticks, fleasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2014 | Bangor Daily News

    ... always consult your veterinarian when beginning or changing treatment. We've read plenty about the dangers of Lyme disease from ticks; complications from incorrect treatment also can have serious consequences. Fleas are insects, while ticks are ...

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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. Be careful around pesticidesRead the original story

    Jun 28, 2014 | Marshall Independent

    ... buzzing with mosquitoes, applying insect repellent makes a lot of sense. In that situation, the risk of getting Lyme disease or West Nile virus, which can be harmful to you and your baby, outweighs any theoretical risk that might be posed by the ...

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  4. Natural bug repellents work ... sort ofRead the original story

    Jun 28, 2014 | Murfreesboro Post

    ... bugs such as ticks and mosquitoes introduce a risk of spreading serious disease. This potential is very real. Lyme disease, as well as Rocky Mountain spotted fever, are transmitted by tick bites and have very serious health effects. Although Rocky ...

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  5. Pets can suffer in the summer heat tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2014 | KFVS12

    ... worm positive dogs, you want to get them tested. And you need flea and tick preventative, because we do see Lyme disease," Mandell said. Animals can get sunburned, especially if their hair is trimmed for the summer. Ask your vet about special animal ...

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  6. Tickborne Illnesses Return With Summer in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2014 | IBerkshires

    Between April 1 and June 24, the city suspects there have been two cases of human granulocytic anaplasmosis and four cases of Lyme disease.

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  7. Ticks, Slugs, Skeeters, Wasps and Other Critters I Can Do WithoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2014 | The Day

    ... I dutifully slathered on gallons of the lotion before venturing into the woods, and still managed to contract Lyme Disease, not to mention experience near-exsanguination from skeeters, black flies and other blood-suckers. On the positive side, I had ...

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  8. Tips to keep your pets safe in the summer heatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2014 | WTNH

    ... positive dogs, so you want to get them tested, and you need flea and tick preventative care, because we do see lyme disease," Mandell said. Animals can get sunburn, especially if their hair is trimmed for the summer. Ask your vet about special ...

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  9. Get insects to bug off this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | Science Daily

    ... says Jennifer Layden, MD, infectious disease specialist at Loyola University Health System. "Ticks can carry Lyme Disease and Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever and mosquitoes can spread West Nile Virus." Insect repellents are used to avoid exposure to ...

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  10. Sky's Delle Donne out again with Lyme diseaseRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    New York, NY - The Chicago Sky said Friday that Elena Delle Donne has gone home to Delaware to continue treatment for Lyme disease.

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  11. Delle Donne returns to Delaware for Lyme disease careDelle Donne...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2014 | The News Journal

    Delle Donne returns to Delaware for Lyme disease care Delaware native has battled illness since 2010 Check out this story on delawareonline.com: http://delonline.us/1lkYBeF WNBA star and Delaware native Elena Delle Donne has left the Chicago Sky temporarily as she battles Lyme disease, an illness she has faced since late 2010.

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  12. Don't Let Summer Bites Make You SickRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2014 | Forbes.com

    ... by mosquitoes and ticks and there are some not-so-fun new ones to learn about. First the oldies but goodies. Lyme disease is the best-known tick-borne disease in the US . It is endemic to the Northeast, parts of the Upper Midwest, and some parts of ...

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  13. How to Choose the Best Bug SprayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2014 | US News & World Report

    ... University Medical Center in Illinois. "Mosquitoes are known to cause West Nile virus, and ticks transmit Lyme disease and Rocky Mountain fever." West Nile virus causes flu-like symptoms, but can be deadly for kids, the elderly and those with weak ...

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  14. Expert Says Awareness and Prevention are the Best Ways to Fight Lyme DiseaseRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2014 | Infection Control Today

    With the arrival of the warmer summer weather comes tick season, and with that, the threat of Lyme disease.

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  15. Tips on helping your pup enjoy the 'dog days of summer'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2014 | Bangor Daily News

    ... Some of the stuff sold in stores just don't work. It's best to get an expert opinion when defending against Lyme disease, which dogs can pick up - and die from. - Always provide water. When your dog is playing outside, be sure to leave a bowl of ...

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  16. Protection from ticks, gardening hotline and stopping garden...Read the original story

    Jun 27, 2014 | Cleveland.com

    PROTECTION FROM TICKS: Ohio is home to species of ticks that can spread Rocky Mountain spotted fever, Lyme disease and other illnesses.

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  17. Weird Science invades for Spencer library programRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2014 | Green Bay Press-Gazette

    ... the scorpion and lizard. A scorpion can be of help with cancer patients and lizards play a role in treating Lyme disease. Very interesting! One key ingredient in Dr. Dino's presentation is that of audience participation. Kids got to hold roaches ...

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  18. Dr. Keith Roach: Causes of snap, crackle, pop of knee pain can varyRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2014 | The Detroit News

    ... medication, injection, surgery and many other alternative therapies. Dear Dr. Roach: Is ALS related to Lyme disease? D.T. Dear D.T.: Amyotropic lateral sclerosis, commonly referred to as Lou Gehrig's disease, is a progressive and incurable ...

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  19. Do you have Lyme disease?Read the original story

    Jun 21, 2014 | Cape Cod Times

    As Lyme disease becomes an increasingly challenging public health threat across the Northeast, a growing number of tests for the vexing ailment might be misdiagnosing patients when telling them that they have - or don't have - the tick-borne illness.

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  20. Local Dog Diagnosed with Rocky Mountain Spotted FeverRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2014 | NBC Connecticut

    ... It is spread by the American dog tick. He said most vets in the region will test for other things first, like Lyme disease. Levy said there is no quick test for RMSF, and it won't show up in a blood test for three weeks. But leaving it untreated for ...

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