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VTLyme.org Fall/Winter Newsletter 2019

By |2020-01-05T16:27:28-05:00November 19th, 2019|news, Newsletter|

Latest News VTLyme.org Update The primary mission of VTLyme.org is to provide Vermonters and their health care providers equitable information about Lyme and tickborne diseases. [...]

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8 Things You Should Know About Lyme Disease in Vermont

By |2019-11-14T12:46:23-05:00April 27th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Not everyone gets a rash According to the National Institutes of Health, “The most distinct symptom of Lyme disease—the circular red rash known as erythema [...]

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Project Lone Star: Help Find the Lone Star Tick in Vermont

By |2018-10-21T20:47:04-04:00May 18th, 2018|Uncategorized|

The Vermont Department of Health is working to officially document the presence of Lone Start Ticks in Vermont. The VDH says this is because, "Lone [...]

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Chronic Lyme Disease – Chronic Inflammation or Chronic Infection?

By |2018-02-13T17:02:29-05:00February 13th, 2018|news|

A new study suggests post-treatment active infection and autoimmunity are not necessarily opposing viewpoints about PTLDS, opening the door to more effective treatment options. A recent [...]

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2018 Commentary on VDH Report about Lyme and Tick-borne Diseases in Vermont

By |2019-04-23T09:11:42-04:00January 1st, 2018|Advocacy|

With Updated Commentary for 2018 A 2017 REVIEW OF THE REPORTS “LYME AND OTHER TICK-BORNE DISEASES IN VERMONT: REPORT FOR THE LEGISLATURE” Executive Summary Introduction [...]

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The Potential Problem with Single Dose Doxycycline for Tick Bites

By |2019-11-14T12:49:11-05:00April 24th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Many Vermonters wonder what to do when they are bitten by a tick. Some may call their doctor and get a prescription for up to [...]

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