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A new tick-borne bacterium is on the move and infecting people across the country.
FORT WORTH, Texas, Aug. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Summertime, when kids and grown-ups abandon the confines of the indoors and head outside to camp, hike, fish and commune with nature -- and all of her friends.
As expected, Assured Environments, New Yorkâ€™s largest pest management company, has had an increase in bed bug service requests recently.
Request A Test, a privately held business offering direct-to-consumer lab screenings in a rapid, discreet and affordable way, has just announced the addition of five new Lyme disease tests to its list of screening services, including Lyme disease antibodies (total immunoglobulins), Lyme disease (PCR â€“ Borrelia burgdorferi), Lyme disease antibodies (IgM â€“ Borrelia antibodies), Lyme disease antibodies (total and IgM), and Lyme disease (western blot â€“ Borrelia burgdorferi...
A new study offers a detailed look at the status of Lyme disease in Central Illinois and suggests that deer ticks and the Lyme disease bacteria they host are more adaptable to new habitats than previously appreciated.
Mainely Ticks provides educational supports to reverse a growing trend. Wells, ME (PRWEB) May 18, 2011 Lyme disease is on the rise nationwide and has increased tenfold in a number of Northeastern states in the past decade.
A new book reveals that biological warfare against pest insects and public health measures are likely sources of many important illnesses of the past century. Hustisford, Wisconsin (PRWEB) May 11, 2011 New evidence points to mutated microbes, contaminated cell lines, and insect biowarfare as the origins of Lyme disease and possibly even HIV/AIDS.
Trupanion commemorates Prevent Lyme in Dogs Month by discussing the symptoms and treatments of the disease. Seattle, WA (Vocus/PRWEB) April 04, 2011 April is Prevent Lyme in Dogs Month and Trupanion, the nationâ€™s fastest-growing pet insurance provider, today released tips and information about the disease in an effort to help pet owners protect their pets this spring and summer. Lyme disease, or Borreliosis, is transmitted by the bite of infected deer ticks, which are more commonly...
Mainely Ticks Unveils ProTickMe Educational Initiative Wells, Maine (PRWEB) February 16, 2011 Lyme disease is on the rise nationwide and has increased tenfold in a number of Northeastern states in the past decade.
Newly Diagnosed with Lyme Disease Time for Lyme Medical Director, Dr. Harriet Kotsoris on Five Important Questions to Ask Right Away Greenwich, CT (PRWEB) October 30, 2010 â€œMy doctor just told me I have Lyme disease.
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