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Five things you don't know about Lyme disease - The Providence Journal (subscription)

Five things you don't know about Lyme disease - The Providence Journal (subscription) | Lyme Disease & Other Vector Borne Diseases | Scoop.it
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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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33 percent of area ticks carry Lyme disease, finds Pitt-Johnstown study

33 percent of area ticks carry Lyme disease, finds Pitt-Johnstown study | Lyme Disease & Other Vector Borne Diseases | Scoop.it
Jill Henning didn’t need a detailed report to know that the risk of Lyme disease is real in western Pennsylvania.
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Borrelia miyamotoi–Associated Neuroborreliosis in Immunocompromised Person - Volume 22, Number 9—September 2016 - Emerging Infectious Disease journal - CDC

Borrelia miyamotoi–Associated Neuroborreliosis in Immunocompromised Person - Volume 22, Number 9—September 2016 - Emerging Infectious Disease journal - CDC | Lyme Disease & Other Vector Borne Diseases | Scoop.it
Borrelia miyamotoi is a newly recognized human pathogen in the relapsing fever group of spirochetes. We investigated a case of B. miyamotoi infection of the central nervous system resembling B.
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Bartonella: More Than Skin Deep

Bartonella: More Than Skin Deep | Lyme Disease & Other Vector Borne Diseases | Scoop.it
Please join the Beating Bartonella community in supporting a research study led by Dr.
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Dog owners warned of fatal tick-borne disease canine babesiosis which is likely to spread around UK

Dog owners warned of fatal tick-borne disease canine babesiosis which is likely to spread around UK | Lyme Disease & Other Vector Borne Diseases | Scoop.it
Four dogs have contracted the condition in recent months despite not
travelling abroad, with three of the animals dying
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1st human case of Lyme disease reported in Windsor

1st human case of Lyme disease reported in Windsor | Lyme Disease & Other Vector Borne Diseases | Scoop.it
Health officials confirmed a human case of Lyme disease, according to the Windsor-Essex County Health Unit.
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Lyme Test Access Program (Lyme-TAP) | Lyme Disease Testing Assistance Program

Lyme Test Access Program (Lyme-TAP) | Lyme Disease Testing Assistance Program | Lyme Disease & Other Vector Borne Diseases | Scoop.it
The Lyme Test Access Program (Lyme-TAP) is a nationwide patient assistance program to provide assistance for initial Lyme-related lab tests to patients who demonstrate true financial need.
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Vaccine inventor raises alarm on Lyme disease

Vaccine inventor raises alarm on Lyme disease | Lyme Disease & Other Vector Borne Diseases | Scoop.it
The race to develop a vaccine for Zika virus has gotten a lot of attention this summer. - Tom Avril
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I personally don't feel that a vaccine would work in the case of Lyme because of all the different strains and all the various co-infections that are possible but it is good to raise the issue as being as important, if not more so, than the Zika virus.
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Vaughan Walk for Lyme 2016

Vaughan Walk for Lyme 2016 | Lyme Disease & Other Vector Borne Diseases | Scoop.it
Eventbrite - G. Magnotta Foundation for Vector-Borne Diseases presents Vaughan Walk for Lyme 2016 - Sunday, 2 October 2016 at Vaughan City Hall, Vaughan, ON. Find event and ticket information.
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Dr. Thomas A. Moorcroft, DO - Questions and Answers - 2016 Lyme Conference

Dr. Moorcroft answers questions. An Osteopathic approach to Lyme Disease & Tick-borne Co-infections at the 2016 Lyme Conference at Binghamton University
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Babesiosis outbreak under control, study suggests

Babesiosis outbreak under control, study suggests | Lyme Disease & Other Vector Borne Diseases | Scoop.it
Canine babesiosis is under control but veterinary practices should remain vigilant, according to experts at the University of Liverpool
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Lyme Disease Open Day | British Infection Association (BIA)

Lyme Disease Open Day | British Infection Association (BIA) | Lyme Disease & Other Vector Borne Diseases | Scoop.it
Public Health England event; Cambridge
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Two rodents that may spread tick-borne illness found during Rockford University study

Two rodents that may spread tick-borne illness found during Rockford University study | Lyme Disease & Other Vector Borne Diseases | Scoop.it
BELVIDERE — Researchers from Rockford University have found Lyme disease in two grassland rodents that weren't previously known to be conduits of the tick-borne illness.The disease, which is carried and spread mainly by the white-footed deer...
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Local Clinic Denies a Mom Medical Treatment For Kids With Lyme Disease

Local Clinic Denies a Mom Medical Treatment For Kids With Lyme Disease | Lyme Disease & Other Vector Borne Diseases | Scoop.it

A mother recently denied medical treatment for her kids at the Northwest Arkansas Pediatric Clinic. 

She's seeking answers after she says  two of her kids tested positive for Lyme Disease.
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CDC Says Fewer Suffer After Lyme Disease. Doesn't Say, If Treated Early. | Huffington Post

CDC Says Fewer Suffer After Lyme Disease. Doesn't Say, If Treated Early. | Huffington Post | Lyme Disease & Other Vector Borne Diseases | Scoop.it
For at least five years, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has officially state
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Ottawa Conference #13 Dr. MALONEY (Unabridged)

Ottawa Conference #13 Breakout Session - Guidelines & Best Practices Elizabeth Maloney MD Evidence-based, Patient-centered Guidelines for the Diagnosis
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LymeStop - A Novel New Treatment for Lyme Disease

In this article, Connie Strasheim describes LymeStop, a novel new treatment for Lyme disease.
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Canadian Press – Lyme disease: Patients living in ‘medical limbo’ push for federal strategy | CanLyme – Canadian Lyme Disease Foundation

Canadian Press – Lyme disease: Patients living in ‘medical limbo’ push for federal strategy | CanLyme – Canadian Lyme Disease Foundation | Lyme Disease & Other Vector Borne Diseases | Scoop.it
RT @CanLyme: Canadian Press, Lyme equals medical limbo https://t.co/fmiBqOmTTD
@CanadianPress @CBCNews @LymeDiseaseLDA @Lymenews @UKLyme @L…
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Transfusion-transmitted babesiosis: is it time to screen the blood supply? - PubMed - NCBI

Transfusion-transmitted babesiosis: is it time to screen the blood supply? - PubMed - NCBI | Lyme Disease & Other Vector Borne Diseases | Scoop.it
Curr Opin Hematol. 2016 Aug 16. [Epub ahead of print]
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Avril Lavigne joins forces with LymeLight Foundation

Avril Lavigne joins forces with LymeLight Foundation | Lyme Disease & Other Vector Borne Diseases | Scoop.it
Donate now to help children receive treatment for Lyme disease
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A Ticking Time Bomb

This is the trailer for the documentary film, A Ticking Time Bomb. The effects of Lyme disease on family's, finances and politics. The confusion surroundin
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Dr. Thomas A. Moorcroft, DO, - An Osteopathic Approach to Lyme Disease

Dr. Moorcroft discusses an Osteopathic approach to Lyme Disease & Tick-borne Co-infections at the 2016 Lyme Conference at Binghamton University, Co-hoste
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Q&A Dr. Richard Horowitz 2016 Lyme Conference at Binghamton University

Dr. Horowitz answers questions after his presentation at the 2016 Lyme Conference at Binghamton University, Co-hosted by Southern Tier Lyme Support. May 7 2016
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Steroid use linked to worse outcomes in Lyme disease-associated facial paralysis

Steroid use linked to worse outcomes in Lyme disease-associated facial paralysis | Lyme Disease & Other Vector Borne Diseases | Scoop.it
Researchers from Massachusetts Eye and Ear/Harvard Medical School have found that patients who were prescribed corticosteroids as part of treatment for Lyme disease-associated facial paralysis had worse long-term outcome...
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Filmmaker tackles complexities of Lyme disease

'A Ticking Time Bomb' will be screened at the NJ Film Festival on Oct. 2.
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Because of my health, summer vacation, etc., etc., I am behind on my curating so some of the things I will be posting are a bit older. Sorry about that.
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