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Common Co-infections of Lyme disease

Common Co-infections of Lyme disease | Lyme Disease & Other Vector Borne Diseases | Scoop.it
Common Co-infections of Lyme disease are Anaplasmosis,human granulocytic ehrlichiosis,human granulocytic anaplasmosis, Babesiosis, Babesia, B.microti, B. Duncani,B.
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Lyme Disease & Other Vector Borne Diseases
Vector Borne Diseases (such as Lyme, Anaplasmosis, Bartonella, Babesiosis, Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever, etc.), are steadily increasing! Educate yourself!
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Diagnosed with a ‘nonexistant’ disease

Diagnosed with a ‘nonexistant’ disease | Lyme Disease & Other Vector Borne Diseases | Scoop.it
Chloe Cox-Haines has finally found a name for the disease that stole eight months of her life.
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Connecticut Reports its First Human Case of Powassan Virus

Connecticut Reports its First Human Case of Powassan Virus | Lyme Disease & Other Vector Borne Diseases | Scoop.it
A new report from Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reveals information on a 5-month-old male infant who was diagnosed with the emerging tick-borne virus in Connecticut in 2016.
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Not Just Back Talk by Crick and Crack: Lyme Disease - Part 3

Not Just Back Talk by Crick and Crack: Lyme Disease - Part 3 | Lyme Disease & Other Vector Borne Diseases | Scoop.it
This will be the third and final article on Lyme disease. Today we will discuss late stage/chronic Lyme disease, and the current diagnostic tests to detect it. As we have
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Lyme disease left family man unable to speak and unable to use his right side | Donegal Now

Lyme disease left family man unable to speak and unable to use his right side | Donegal Now | Lyme Disease & Other Vector Borne Diseases | Scoop.it

A Donegal man who suffered terribly after contracting what is known as Lyme Disease is urging people to be aware of its dangers and to find out more about it.
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State Tick Population Surges, Raising Risk of Lyme Disease

State Tick Population Surges, Raising Risk of Lyme Disease | Lyme Disease & Other Vector Borne Diseases | Scoop.it
Connecticut's tick population appears to be rising this spring, bringing increased risks for Lyme Disease and other tick-borne pathogens, a top state expert
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A rare tick-borne disease infected a baby, the first case in a new state

A rare tick-borne disease infected a baby, the first case in a new state | Lyme Disease & Other Vector Borne Diseases | Scoop.it
An infected tick can transmit Powassan virus disease as quickly as 15 minutes after attachment.
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A Chambersburg woman is pushing to make insurance companies to cover Lyme disease treatment costs

A Chambersburg woman is pushing to make insurance companies to cover Lyme disease treatment costs | Lyme Disease & Other Vector Borne Diseases | Scoop.it
Renee Sharpe is a Chambersburg resident who has a 16-year-old daughter named Meghan and at one point she had Lyme disease. She says the CDC's test isn't that reliable, so Meghan took another test for it to be diagnosed.
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After two years with Lyme disease, she can dance again - UNC Media Hub

After two years with Lyme disease, she can dance again - UNC Media Hub | Lyme Disease & Other Vector Borne Diseases | Scoop.it
Written by: Zoe Schaver Photos by: Tess Allen GOLDSBORO — It started with hip, neck and back pain, then came the dizziness and th
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Showjumper retires top horse due to Lyme disease - Horse & Hound

Showjumper retires top horse due to Lyme disease - Horse & Hound | Lyme Disease & Other Vector Borne Diseases | Scoop.it
“We’d always planned to breed from her, but had been hoping to enjoy another season with her first.”
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Lyme’s disease may have deeper consequences

Lyme’s disease may have deeper consequences | Lyme Disease & Other Vector Borne Diseases | Scoop.it
HIBBING — St. Louis and Itasca counties are in the highest risk zones for tick borne disease in the state, according to the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH).
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Attleboro man chronicles struggle against Lyme disease

Attleboro man chronicles struggle against Lyme disease | Lyme Disease & Other Vector Borne Diseases | Scoop.it
Imagine suffering for years with an illness that cannot be diagnosed. You start to become so sick that you are unable to get out of the bed in the morning,
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The sneaky disease known as Lyme

The sneaky disease known as Lyme | Lyme Disease & Other Vector Borne Diseases | Scoop.it
When Anne Olmsted’s Boston terrier Biff began favoring his back right leg the Sunday morning of April 2, she thought he had merely injured himself jumping around. By the time she returned from Sunday Mass though, Biff was clearly sick. “He was quite hot with fever,” Olmsted of Isle said. “And shaking everywhere, more than he usually shakes.”
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UMass lab testing ticks to research spread of disease

UMass lab testing ticks to research spread of disease | Lyme Disease & Other Vector Borne Diseases | Scoop.it
They are looking into where ticks are most numerous, and what kind of diseases the insects are carrying.
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Angus Lyme disease sufferer jets off to US to "end nightmare" - The Courier

Angus Lyme disease sufferer jets off to US to "end nightmare" - The Courier | Lyme Disease & Other Vector Borne Diseases | Scoop.it
An Angus woman struck down by tick-carried Lyme disease and a dog-killing parasite is jetting off to the US for treatment. Lorraine Murray brought forward her trip to Washington after being diagnosed with three co-infections including babesia microti which is a tick-borne disease responsible for killing two dogs in Essex while three others needed blood …
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Tests find lots of ticks carrying Lyme disease bacteria

Tests find lots of ticks carrying Lyme disease bacteria | Lyme Disease & Other Vector Borne Diseases | Scoop.it
With high tick populations due to warm winter temperatures the last two years, residents are being warned about the risk of infection from the
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Lyme Disease Imposes Large Cost On the Northeast United States

Lyme Disease Imposes Large Cost On the Northeast United States | Lyme Disease & Other Vector Borne Diseases | Scoop.it
In a new study, Yale researchers find that perceived risks of contracting Lyme disease on average cause a person in the Northeast to forego eight 73-minute outdoor trips per year, exacting a total cost roughly $2.8 billion to $5 billion annually in the densely populated region.
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Periodic model predicts spread of Lyme disease

Periodic model predicts spread of Lyme disease | Lyme Disease & Other Vector Borne Diseases | Scoop.it
Lyme disease is among the most common vector-borne illnesses in North America, Europe, and some parts of Asia. A spirochete bacterium called Borrelia burgdorferi causes the disease, and blacklegged ticks are responsible for the majority of North American transmissions. In a new paper, researchers present a mathematical model of Lyme disease that incorporates seasonality and climate factors.
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Lyme disease: All you need to know and how to avoid tick bites

Lyme disease: All you need to know and how to avoid tick bites | Lyme Disease & Other Vector Borne Diseases | Scoop.it
Discover the symptoms and treatment for Lyme disease, along with how to avoid tick bites and how to remove a tick
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PGA Champion Jimmy Walker diagnosed with Lyme Disease

PGA Champion Jimmy Walker diagnosed with Lyme Disease | Lyme Disease & Other Vector Borne Diseases | Scoop.it
PGA Champion Jimmy Walker revealed in a press conference at the Valero Texas Open on Wednesday that's he's been diagnosed with Lyme Disease.
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Lyme disease symptoms: Cases set to RISE across UK - warning issued over tick bites

Lyme disease symptoms: Cases set to RISE across UK - warning issued over tick bites | Lyme Disease & Other Vector Borne Diseases | Scoop.it
LYME DISEASE cases are set to soar in the UK - an expert has warned. Lyme disease is a bacterial infection spread by ticks, but few people know the symptoms of the condition.
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Partnership for Tick-borne Diseases Education

A nonprofit 501(c)(3) corporation dedicated to providing educational learning and materials about tick-borne diseases based on scientific research.
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This was just shared on my Facebook page. I have not had an opportunity to peruse, but looks interesting.
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Tick Talk: How Lyme disease has more reach than HIV/AIDS

Tick Talk: How Lyme disease has more reach than HIV/AIDS | Lyme Disease & Other Vector Borne Diseases | Scoop.it
Lyme disease is often misdiagnosed, find out what you need to know and how you can advocate for yourself.
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‘It took 16 years to diagnose’

‘It took 16 years to diagnose’ | Lyme Disease & Other Vector Borne Diseases | Scoop.it
Plumptons Janine Mieni was once a dance-obsessed primary school student who dreamt of stardom now she struggles to simply get out of bed.
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Global Lyme Alliance to Host Free Educational Program

Global Lyme Alliance to Host Free Educational Program | Lyme Disease & Other Vector Borne Diseases | Scoop.it
Lyme Disease Program Hosted by @LymeAlliance entitled: ‏Your child is at risk and so are you #LymeDisease
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Family says experimental treatment cured daughter's Lyme disease

Family says experimental treatment cured daughter's Lyme disease | Lyme Disease & Other Vector Borne Diseases | Scoop.it
Belmont family travels to Germany for Lyme disease treatment
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