Emerging pathogens

The Epidemic Of Our Time

Lyme Disease: My Journey To Health (The Methods, Research & Mindset I Used to Fight Lyme) In the fullness of time, the mainstream handling of chronic Lyme disease will be viewed as one of the most shameful episodes in the history of medicine because elements of academic medicine, elements of government and virtually the entire … Continue reading The Epidemic Of Our Time

Ticks That Carry Lyme Disease Now In 45% Of US Counties

Ticks that spread the deadly Lyme disease live in about half of all US counties, the Journal of Medical Entomology reports. The geographical reach of the bloodsucking arachnid parasites “has changed substantially” since the last study 18 years ago. “This study shows that the distribution of Lyme disease vectors has changed substantially over the last … Continue reading Ticks That Carry Lyme Disease Now In 45% Of US Counties

Stanford study says ticks may cause double trouble

A Stanford study has found that ticks infected with the bacterium that causes Lyme disease and a newly identified human pathogen are widespread in the San Francisco Bay Area. Researchers found ticks infected with the bacterium that causes Lyme disease and a newly identified human pathogen in nearly every Bay Area park they examined. As … Continue reading Stanford study says ticks may cause double trouble