Lyme Disease

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News: Lyme Disease

Despite tough issues, city's newest representative found the Assembly welcoming  -  23 Nov 2009
The HourReeves said she is proud of her votes on legislation addressing Lyme Disease treatment and voter registration. As a former registrar of voters, ...

Let's look into neuropathy and its cure  -  23 Nov 2009
The News International...pressure on an area, rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, foods that are toxic, herniated disc, infectious disease (eg, Lyme disease, HIV/AIDS, hepatitis B), ...

Vote on deer cull expected Monday night  -  23 Nov 2009
Toledo BladeSome deer carry Lyme disease, but the Ohio Department of Health has said there is a low incidence of it in northwest Ohio. The Ohio Department of Natural ...

Pet owners take advantage of free vaccination clinic  -  23 Nov 2009
Rapid City Journal...distemper, Lyme disease and ehrlichiosis at Banfield, The Pet Hospital, a national chain of animal hospitals housed within petsmart stores. ...

Scotland's largest red deer cull to continue on Deeside despite 'failings'  -  23 Nov 2009
Aberdeen Press and JournalDeer carry a tick that can decimate grouse and transfer potentially fatal Lyme disease to humans. Earlier this year the Deer Commission for Scotland ...

Lyme disease documentary at Loft  -  ‎Nov 21, 2009‎
Arizona Daily StarCo-presented by the Arizona Lyme Disease Association, the screening of "Under Our Skin" will be followed by a panel discussion that's intended to raise ...

Tick Saliva: New Target for Lyme Disease Vaccine  -  ‎Nov 19, 2009‎
Howard Hughes Medical InstituteA protein found in the saliva of ticks may prove to be an attractive target for a new type of Lyme disease vaccine. In studies in mice, Howard Hughes ...

Can this Lyme disease exposé get under Oscar voters' skins?  -  ‎Nov 13, 2009‎
Los Angeles TimesIt's not only a compelling work of filmmaking; it's important because of its shocking message: Lyme disease may be going undiagnosed as a greater and more ...

Lyme disease increases locally  -  ‎Nov 17, 2009‎
Oneonta Daily StarAnd in Otsego County, there is an increase in reported cases of Lyme disease _ which is spread to humans through deer-tick bites _ as well as inquiries ...

Lyme disease group to hold talk on tick tests  -  ‎Nov 19, 2009‎
Albany Times UnionEAST GREENBUSH -- A representative of a lab specializing in tests for Lyme disease and other tick-borne illnesses will be the guest speaker at a meeting ...

Canadian doctors and Lyme disease  -  ‎Nov 22, 2009‎
Victoria Times Colonist..."To take our son to see a physician for treatment of Lyme disease," my husband answered. "That's because it is not recognized in Canada," the official ...

Illness rises with heat  -  ‎Nov 21, 2009‎
Sydney Morning HeraldKIDNEY stones, malaria, Lyme disease, depression and respiratory illness may increase with global warming, researchers at Harvard Medical School say. ...

Oscar documentary scandal: The real reason that too many good movies got left out  -  ‎Nov 20, 2009‎
Entertainment WeeklyTake, for instance, Under Our Skin, a documentary about Lyme disease that embraces, with bits and pieces of skimpy evidence and a whole lot more paranoid ...

L. Merion deer shoot starts tonight  -  ‎Nov 16, 2009‎
Philadelphia InquirerDuring the last five years, an average of 70 cases of Lyme disease have been reported annually in Montgomery County. In 2008, there were 3818 cases ...

Lyme disease  -  ‎Nov 18, 2009‎
The Lake Country EchoHow many people do you know who have Lyme disease? Well, there are a lot of people young and old who are being affected by this horrible disease. ...

Forum on Lyme disease set for Nov. 17  -  ‎Nov 11, 2009‎
hometownweeklyA town wide forum on Lyme disease will convene at the Dover Town House at 7:30pm on Tuesday, November 17th. Sponsored by the town's Lyme Disease Committee, ...

Nurses with Lyme disease form group  -  ‎Nov 15, 2009‎
Mail TribuneWhen both have Lyme disease, the conversation transcends the usual shop talk. The first meeting of the Southern Oregon Lyme disease support group has been ...

Concert to help woman suffering Lyme disease  -  ‎Nov 12, 2009‎
Mid Columbia Tri City Herald14 for Tri-City native Doreen Dupuis Depalo, who suffers from Lyme disease. Showtime is 9 pm at The Pub, 7001 W. Clearwater Ave., Kennewick. ...

Pests on move worldwide as climate warms  -  ‎Nov 15, 2009‎
The Associated PressA look at some other pests that are benefiting or could benefit from global warming: _Ticks that transmit Lyme disease are spreading northward into Sweden ...

Sister talks about North Fort Myers hunter found today  -  ‎Nov 20, 2009‎
The News-PressMosch said he thought he was delirious because he hadn't been taking his medicine for Lyme's disease, an ailment caused by tick bites. ...

Family unravels Lyme disease  -  ‎Nov 10, 2009‎
Dubuque Telegraph HeraldCaused by the bite of an infected deer tick, Lyme disease is a bacterial infection that features a skin rash, swollen joints and flu-like symptoms. ...

Lyme disease film set  -  ‎Nov 12, 2009‎
Sioux City JournalLyme Disease is a tick-borne illness characterized by flu-like symptoms and joint pain. If not diagnosed early or left untreated, the disease can debilitate ...

DEVINEY v. UNION PACIFIC RAILROAD COMPANY  -  ‎Nov 18, 2009‎
Leagle, Inc.In Grano, employees of a railroad who contracted Lyme disease while working on signal equipment brought FELA claims. The court found the railroad was aware ...

For Lyme Disease Sufferers, 'Under Our Skin' is Essential  -  ‎Nov 10, 2009‎
TheWrapThat is what Lyme disease does. It's a silent killer, a real disease that can ruin you life. And until the medical community opens up and starts looking at ...

Benefit set to help Frazee family defray medical costs of surgeries  -  ‎Nov 20, 2009‎
Frazee Vergas Forum..."They did a lot of blood tests but found nothing until we saw the doctor in Fargo who suggested it might be Lyme disease." Chad recalled being bit by two ...

Greenwich Time for Lyme sponsors LA screening of award winning documentary ...  -  ‎Nov 10, 2009‎
Connectcut Plus...“This movie offers an unprecedented opportunity for people from all walks of life to learn about Lyme disease and all its aspects. ...

Local events for Sunday, Nov. 22  -  ‎Nov 21, 2009‎
Corning LeaderBy The Leader Staff - “A Little Bit of Broadway? Lyme Disease benefit concert | 4 pm, Grace United Methodist Church, 191 Bridge St., ...

Biolabs Multiplying Like Rabbits: A Clear and Present Danger  -  ‎Nov 17, 2009‎
Huffington Post (blog)Many believe Plum Island responsible for Lyme Disease, borne by deer swimming five miles from the island to the Connecticut coast near Lyme where the first ...

Ward to speak at Sunday's premiere of documentary on Lyme disease  -  ‎Nov 3, 2009‎
Brainerd Daily DispatchJohn Ward, DFL-Brainerd, will speak briefly on Lyme disease legislation at Sunday's Minneapolis premiere of "Under Our Skin," a documentary that's ...

A reason to grouse  -  ‎Nov 21, 2009‎
Danville NewsI have a Potter County friend who has actually come down with Lyme disease and is on antibiotics. Lyme is nothing to mess with. ...

Local health officials issue tick-borne disease advisory  -  ‎Nov 3, 2009‎
WWSB ABC 7Health officials say that tick-borne illnesses, such as Rocky Mountain spotted fever (RMSF) and Lyme disease, are present year round throughout Florida. ...

Local calendar Nov. 19 edition  -  ‎Nov 20, 2009‎
Concord JournalLyme Disease support group Trustees Room, Concord Free Public Library, 129 Main St. Concord. A Lyme Disease support group will meet in Concord the fourth ...

Learn about Lyme disease Monday  -  ‎Oct 30, 2009‎
Republican EagleJean Fulton will present “Lyme Disease Epidemic? at the Goodhue County Extension Home Study Leader Training Monday. Jean Fulton will present “Lyme Disease ...

Beware ticks this season  -  ‎Nov 20, 2009‎
Oneonta Daily StarField Station recently reported the area may be seeing an increase in deer ticks, and county health officials have reported more cases of Lyme disease. ...

Chesterfield ordinance on bow and arrows deferred  -  ‎Nov 18, 2009‎
Richmond Times DispatchDeer ticks carry Lyme disease. Want your kids playing in the yard, Babmi was on last night, to catch Lyme disease? More deer = more ticks = more Lyme ...

Top 5 Health News Of The Week : 16th – 21st November 2009  -  ‎Nov 21, 2009‎
HealthJockey.comThe last important news concerns Lyme disease. A new research from Yale University claims that a protein present in the saliva of ticks may aid in shielding ...

Many steps, many thanks  -  ‎Nov 13, 2009‎
Independent Press - NJ.com26, the first Walk to Fight Lyme Disease in our area was held at the New Providence High School track and it was a tremendous success thanks to the generous ...

Charla Nash Chimpanzee Attack: A Bizarre Cause of the Attack Leaves Victim ...  -  ‎Nov 13, 2009‎
Associated ContentSome experts wonder if Lyme Disease caused the attack. The CDC indicates that aggression could be a symptom of the disease. Some other individuals think ...

Lyme Disease legislation  -  ‎Oct 28, 2009‎
The Lake Country EchoYou will see patients who struggled to find a doctor who could properly diagnose/treat Lyme disease and the doctors who were able to successfully treat them ...

Pictures: Charla Nash Chimp Attack Victim on Oprah  -  ‎Nov 11, 2009‎
The InquisitrTravis, who had appeared on television shows, was apparently suffering from Lyme Disease, well before Charla Nash's friend killed him with a butchers knife ...

For Your Health ...  -  ‎Nov 22, 2009‎
Foster's Daily DemocratELIOT, Maine — Seacoast Lyme-Aid has organized a support group for Lyme disease sufferers. It meets on the first Monday of every month at 6 pm at the ...

It Took More Than Zac Efron to Get 'Orson' Off the Ground  -  ‎Nov 17, 2009‎
TheWrap...hosted a Q&A with director Andy Abrahams Wilson; actress Joanna Kerns, a self-described "Lyme mother"; and actress Tracey Silver, who has Lyme disease. ...

Ticks – the mini-vampires lurking in the countryside  -  ‎Nov 2, 2009‎
Telegraph.co.ukThis view is now being challenged, and there's increasing awareness of the threat of a bacterial disease that's passed on by ticks – Lyme Disease. ...

Council appoints deer task force  -  ‎Nov 8, 2009‎
Block Island Times11/07/09 - Four members of Citizens Concerned about Lyme Disease will form the core of a task force charged with finding ways to reduce ...

Bulletin Board: Nov. 2, 2009  -  ‎Nov 2, 2009‎
The SaratogianSARATOGA SPRINGS — The Adirondack Lyme Disease Foundation presents “Under Our Skin? at 12:30 and 7 pm Nov. 4, in the Susman Room of the Saratoga Springs ...

Malaria's deadly leap from chimps to humans  -  ‎Nov 8, 2009‎
Boston GlobeAnd Lyme disease, lately plaguing New England, comes from deer-borne ticks. “The origins of P. falciparum has been one of humanity's outstanding medical ...

Massage professional proves there is life after Lyme's  -  ‎Nov 2, 2009‎
TCPalmPetitt shared with this reporter that she had contracted Lyme's disease near her home in New Jersey several years ago, and went undiagnosed for the first ...

2009 H1N1 Flu Test From Quest Diagnostics Now CE Marked For International ...  -  ‎Nov 17, 2009‎
PR Newswire (press release)Focus Diagnostics also introduced the first laboratory developed test for SARS and one of the first FDA-cleared serological test kits for Lyme disease. ...

Thanking Candlewood for hosting Lyme talk  -  ‎Nov 12, 2009‎
Danbury News TimesOn behalf of the area Rotary clubs and the Brookfield, Ridgefield, and Newtown Lyme disease task forces I'd like to publicly thank the Candlewood Inn for ...

Ailing planet seen as bad for human health  -  ‎Oct 27, 2009‎
Washington PostIf warmer temperatures allow these animals to expand their ranges northward, the result could be more cases of West Nile virus, Lyme disease and hantavirus. ...



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