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Patients who suffer from Neurologic Post Treatment Lyme disease (nPTLS) and those with the Chronic Fatigue Syndrome report similar symptoms.
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.
The Western fence lizard's reputation for helping to reduce the threat of Lyme disease is in jeopardy.
SAN MARINO, Calif., Feb. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Viral Genetics, Inc. (Pink Sheets: VRAL) announced today that lead researcher Dr. M. Karen Newell Rogers and Advisor Mr. Richard Gerstner will receive the Lauren F. Brooks Hope Award, presented by Time for Lyme, Inc.
Early, correct diagnosis is the best way to prevent the development of Lyme arthritis in individuals with the tick-borne illness.
Study shows when identified early, most cases respond well to antibiotics ROSEMONT, Ill., Feb.
Habitat destruction and species extinction may lead to an increase in diseases that infect humans and other species.
Plant and animal extinctions are detrimental to your health.
SUNAPEE, N.H., Dec. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The new book Recipes for Repair: A Lyme Disease Cookbook is now available from Peconic Publishing, LLC. The book includes 151 recipes plus practical tips designed to help anyone feel better through healthier eating.
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.
The White-footed Mouse, (Peromyscus leucopus), is a species of rodent native to North America. Its range extends from Ontario, Quebec, Labrador and the Maritime Provinces (excluding Newfoundland) south to the southwestern United States and Mexico. In Texas this creature is known as the Woodmouse. The adult of this species measures 3.5 to 3.9 inches in length, not counting the tail, which can measure an additional 2.5 to 3.8 inches. It weighs typically about an ounce. It has a maximum life...
Treponema pallidum is a species of spirochaete bacterium with subspecies that cause treponemal diseases such as syphilis, bejel, pinta and yaws. Since the organism has a waxy coat around it won't accept the gram stain. The Dieterle stain is used to detect the bacterium. It is detected by serology, including nontreponemal, Rapid plasma regain, and treponemal antibody tests. It is a motile spirochaete that is generally acquired by close sexual contact. It can also be transmitted to a...