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Tiny ticks, big myths: Lyme disease pearls

Gluckman said. Pearl No. 2: There is no diagnostic test for Lyme disease. ... Lyme disease infection is “a very easy bug to treat—if you have it. …
June 2017

Update for Lyme disease

Update for Lyme disease. Lyme disease is probably the most common tick-borne illness in the U.S., and the best understood. ... There is a great deal of controversy surrounding this “post-treatment” or “chronic” Lyme disease.
February 2020

Santa's reindeer quarantined over Lyme disease fears

24 and the possibility of causing a global Lyme disease pandemic should they cross international borders. ... The issue has created considerable response, though, for fears of widespread Lyme disease infection.
February 2020

QD: News Every Day--CDC says Lyme disease 10 times more prevalent than previously thought

Lyme disease may be 10 times more prevalent than previously thought, experts say. ... service announcement that explains how to prevent and recognize early symptoms Lyme disease.
February 2020

In defense of aging

There's the chronic Lyme disease quackery, the intravenous vitamins quackery, and the homeopathic herbalist quackery.
February 2020

It's my opinion that this treatment won't kill you directly, so …

It's my opinion that this treatment won't kill you directly, so …. Iowa recently passed a law that allows physicians to “expand upon the traditional standards of care for Lyme ... As more states pass laws that protect health care providers from
February 2020

Think like a doctor, part III

If a practitioner claims to have special tests that no one else has access to, such as mouth swabs for toxins or special tests for Lyme disease, something is fishy. ... This is an old rule, but useful. If some drug or procedure really makes you live
February 2020

QD: News Every Day--Ticks tested as a way to detect persistent Lyme disease

QD: News Every Day--Ticks tested as a way to detect persistent Lyme disease. ... Researchers wrote, “Our initial results show that the majority of the patients with Lyme disease treated with antibiotic therapy are negative by xenodiagnosis.
February 2020

INTERNAL MEDICINE ■ Express personal regret and apolo-gize; ■ ...

The skin lesion shown is consistentwith erythema migrans, and oral doxycy-cline should be started immediately.Erythema migrans may be due to eitherearly localized Lyme disease or Southerntick–associated rash illness. ... Intravenous ceftriaxone is
May 2014

Of Lyme disease and lemonade

Fortunately, though, this challenging area is just a small part of the Lyme disease landscape. ... for what turned out to be Lyme disease, that responded promptly to antibiotics.
February 2020

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