I found a dog tick on my ankle. Do they cause Lyme disease? ...
, a tick-borne illness that can cause flu-like symptoms and a recognizable bulls-eye rash, can be notoriously difficult to diagnose. ...
'Chronic Lyme Disease' Isn't a Real Diagnosis. So Why Are Doctors Prescribing Risky Treatment for It?
Unproven treatments for symptoms sometimes described as “chronic Lyme disease” can be dangerous and even deadly, according to a recent report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). ...
In this excerpt from The Everything Guide to Lyme Disease, Rafal Tokarz, PhD, associate research scientist at the Center for Infection and Immunity at Columbia University, explains the debate over "chronic Lyme disease." ...
A Mississippi mother’s Facebook post has gone viral after she posted about having “a bit of a scare” last week. Jessica Griffin wrote that her 5-year-old daughter Kailyn woke up and couldn’t walk. ...
The Asian Longhorned Tick Has Now Been Found in 8 States, Says a New CDC Report. Here's What You Need to Know
The Asian longhorned tick is an invasive tick species that has recently spread to eight states across the United States and threatens to transmit several serious diseases to people, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) warned in a new report on Thursday. ...
Now that winter has transitioned to spring and temperatures are warming up in much of the country, you’re likely to start hearing a lot about . Rates of this tick-borne illness have been rising steadily in the United States over the last two decades, with most infections happening in April through October. ...
This Woman Saw 13 Different Doctors and Took 3 Blood Tests Before She Was Finally Diagnosed With Lyme Disease
This article is part of Health's new series, ...
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