Lyme Disease

'Teen Mom 2' Star Briana DeJesus Warns Parents About A Potentially Deadly Infection

Of all the sources that new parents can look to for parenting advice, the stars of a cautionary reality show are probably not near the top of the …

Inflammation

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Environmental Health

Disease Ecology | Learn Science at Scitable

Infectious diseases have long been known to cause devastating illnesses in humans, crops, and livestock, but until recently pathogens were assumed to …

Biology

Detroit among cities most at risk for disease-carrying mosquitoes

DETROIT - Summer may be coming to an end, but residents in Michigan's largest city should still be on the lookout for disease-carrying pests.<p>That's …

Mosquitoes

The Effects of Climate Change in the Netherlands: What's Going to Happen?

<i>The climate around the world is changing. We’ve all seen the images of melting ice caps, faded coral reef in Australia or flooding in other countries</i> …

Climate Change

Lyme Disease—What Is New (and What Is Not)

Viewpoint<p>August 21, 2018<p>Lyme Disease in 2018What Is New (and What Is Not)<p>JAMA. 2018;320(7):635-636. doi:10.1001/jama.2018.10974<p>With warmer weather …

Disease

Medical marijuana dispensaries find eager patients, growing pains in Harford County

Julie Donovan and Beth MacLeod are about to do something they never in their “wildest dreams” expected: open a medical marijuana dispensary in …

Cannabis

If survey results give go-ahead, Beachwood could cull deer later this year

BEACHWOOD, Ohio -- Deer culling could be a possibility in Beachwood by year's end, if residents say they want it.<p>At City Council's Public Works …

Wildlife

The most dangerous mosquito-borne diseases

Malaria, dengue fever, zika — mosquitoes aren't just annoying when they buzz around your ear at night, they can also infect us with countless …

Public Health

Is it time to bring back the Lyme disease vaccine?

Lyme disease is a growing problem in Canada, with close to 1,500 cases reported to the Public Health Agency of Canada last year. With those numbers …

Disease

How Lyme Disease Can Hurt Your Heart

Earlier this month, a woman in Vermont died of a rare complication of Lyme disease that affected her heart.<p>The condition is so uncommon that it’s the …

Disease

Tick Check

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, cases of tick-borne diseases in the United States have doubled in recent years. Frequent and thorough tick checks, however, can significantly reduce your chances of enjoying summer. As a matter of fact, checking yourself for ticks after …

Disease

Surprising Link Discovered Between Bottom Feeders and Blood Suckers

Animals<p>Crayfish, crawfish, or crawdad—whatever you call them, the invasive crustaceans may be helping mosquitoes to thrive.<p>Red swamp crayfish—also known as Louisiana crawfish—have a long tradition as a tasty Cajun meal, and they may feel right at home on your plate. But delicious or not, they …

Public Health

Debbie Gibson talks LI upbringing, health woes and her career at Warner Music event

Music star Debbie Gibson talks LI, career, health at Warner Music event.

Warner Music

Novella family insists 'Diego is not the devil'

Cape Town - The family of convicted murderer Diego Dougherty Novella says he is not the "devil" or the "playboy billionaire the media has made him …

Cape Town

Seizing the Future Podcast and Links

August 20, 2018 by Anne Kennedy<p>Good Morning. We are rushing around trying to actually pull off a camping extravaganza since there seems to be a …

Lyme Disease

Ohio Gov. Kasich Stumps Again In Support Of Medicaid Expansion

Four years after going out on a limb to get Medicaid expansion enacted in Ohio, outgoing Republican Gov. John Kasich is worried about the future of the program. So he is now defending it — through a study and through the stories of people who have benefited from the coverage expansion.<p>One of those …

Health Care

Renowned NZ horse racing artist Peter Williams dies at 84

<p>Renowned equine artist Peter Williams has died at the age of 84 after battling the effects of Lyme disease and advancing dementia.<p>New Zealand-born …

New Zealand

Tick bite only briefly slows student on a mission to help others facing hardships

Four years ago, Caitlin Corrigan-Orosco was laid up in a hospital bed, barely conscious while her internal organs struggled to function after she was …

Long Island

Kentucky Performance Products: Myths & Facts About Protein

Can too much protein cause kidney damage? Better feeds are higher in protein, right? There are plenty of myths about protein in horse feed: Kentucky …

Nutrition

What to do when your term life insurance is expiring

In an ideal world, you buy life insurance when your kids are young or you’ve purchased your first home, and you need the coverage only for about 20 …

Retirement

Weird Skin Reactions

Christmas Trees

Denise Richards on RHOBH: Andy Cohen is super excited

Denise Richards has been confirmed to join The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills next season and fans are super excited about this news.<p>Denise …

Beverly Hills

Lyme disease

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Disease

Hints From Heloise: A season for being ticked

<i>Dear Heloise: Just a reminder: With tick season in full swing, check your pet thoroughly. I’ve found a tick on my dog’s lip, and once on an eyelid.</i><p><b>Lucille in Barrington, N.H.</b><p><b>Lucille in Barrington, N.H.:</b> Great reminder. Tick season runs through September. The deer tick is the biggest problem when it …

Lifestyle

Anwar Hadid on Finding Inspiration, Supplements, and Bleaching His Own Hair

The David Jones runway show never fails to pull some incredible talent (think Victoria Lee, Jessica Gomes, and Karlie Kloss), and the SS18 collection …

Immune System

Deerly Held Beliefs: Feminist biology and white-tailed deer population control

By Kaitlin Stack-Whitney<p>The 1942 Disney movie <i>Bambi</i> follows the story of one white-tailed deer, from his birth through the birth of his offspring. An …

Cheetahs

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Health

Brown dog ticks sparked a fever epidemic in Mexico. The US may be next, researchers say

A new species of tick is causing Rocky Mountain spotted fever to ravage Mexico and may soon invade the United States, according to a study published Wednesday in the journal of Emerging Infectious Diseases.<p>The brown dog tick — not to be confused with American dog tick — is a cosmopolitan parasite …

Disease

How to snake-proof your yard

Snakes are important to the ecosystem, but if you don't want to run into one at home, here's what to do.<p>There may be no creature on the planet that …

Zoology