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2013-11-14 23:02:48

Lyme Research Alliance says adult stage ticks can be active even in cold weather, so don’t be caught off-guard. Stamford, CT (PRWEB) November 14, 2013

Is That A Tick Up Your Nose?
2013-10-02 05:00:38

Most people would not view having a tick up their nose as a good thing, but University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Veterinary Medicine professor of pathobiological sciences Tony Goldberg viewed it as an opportunity.

2013-08-01 23:26:51

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2013-07-17 23:21:03

Most people associate Lyme disease with a bull’s-eye rash.

Black-legged Ticks Causing Encephalitis In New York State
2013-07-15 12:52:38

In the Northeast, the black-legged ticks (Ixodes scapularis) that spread Lyme disease also infect people with other maladies, among them anaplasmosis, babesiosis, and – as a new paper in the journal Parasites and Vectors reports – Powassan encephalitis.

Tick Saliva New Insight Into Blood Clotting
2013-07-03 09:21:15

Scientists recently uncovered a surprising potential connection between tick saliva and treatment for heart disease and stroke.

2013-06-04 23:04:48

Experts say this year’s tick season could be worse than ever.

2013-05-22 23:26:01

Paper Published in the International Journal of General Medicine on Chronic Lyme Disease Park Ridge, IL (PRWEB) May 22, 2013 May, 2013 – “Lyme disease


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dipsas
  • A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.
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