Quantcast

Latest Tick-borne disease Stories

bourbon whiskey
2014-12-26 07:24:57

A previously unknown virus responsible for the death of a Kansas farmer last summer has been identified and dubbed the "Bourbon virus" after the county in which the man lived.

2014-10-11 23:00:37

Coalition of Morgellons Disease Experts from the CEHMDF will Unleash a Body of Knowledge Apropos to Morgellons and Borrelia at the15th Annual ILADS Conference, October 10-12, 2014 Austin,

2014-08-05 23:12:43

LymeDisease.org, a leading national patient advocacy nonprofit, has endorsed new Lyme disease guidelines published by ILADS.

Lyme Disease May Have Been Around Long Before Humans: Study
2014-05-29 14:55:16

Thanks to new discoveries of ticks trapped in amber, the researchers have found that B. burgdorferi has called Earth home for some 15 million years, far pre-dating human existence on the planet.

2014-04-02 23:04:00

Pilot study conducted by researchers at The University of North Carolina Gillings School of Global Public Health show a significant reduction in tick bites for outdoor workers wearing Insect Shield.

Clinical Study Shows Test For Persistent Lyme Infection Using Live Ticks Is Safe
2014-02-12 21:08:46

In a first-of-its-kind study for Lyme disease, researchers have used live, disease-free ticks to see if Lyme disease bacteria can be detected in people who continue to experience symptoms such as fatigue or arthritis after completing antibiotic therapy.

2013-10-24 23:00:41

Proceeds will be used to support research to improve diagnosis, treatment and ultimately find a cure for Lyme and other tick-borne diseases. Greenwich, CT (PRWEB)

2013-05-24 23:23:25

Lyme Research Alliance announced it will fund six promising studies to find a reliable diagnostic test and effective treatment options for Lyme and other tick-borne diseases.

2013-04-04 15:06:40

Springtime spells tick-time.


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.