• 06 JUN, 2019
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    Lyme Disease and Tick Bite FAQs

    By: Dr. Joseph Mechak Summer brings sun, sand, pools, summer camps, and… ticks.  Ticks get a bad name, and rightfully so at times.  There is a lot of misinformation, incomplete information, and myths out there. We want to arm you with some reliable information and trustworthy references in case you cross paths with one of

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    • 26 JUL, 2017
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    Tick Talk: Questions about Lyme disease Answered

    By: Michelle Place, CRNP-P Give Me the Backstory Back in 1975 an unusual cluster of arthritis cases in children occurred in a small coastal town called Lyme, Connecticut. In 1977, Yale researchers identified and named the clusters “Lyme arthritis.” In 1979, the name was changed to “Lyme disease,” when additional symptoms such as neurological problems

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