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Second case of rare Bourbon virus found in U.S.

  http://www.upi.com/Health_News/2015/05/29/Second-case-of-rare-Bourbon-virus-found-in-US/4401432919214/?spt=hs&or=hn Second case of rare Bourbon virus found in U.S. The tick-borne Bourbon virus was discovered in December, following the death …

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How Many Strains of Lyme are There?

According to ILADS (International Lyme and Associated Diseases Society) * There are 5 subspecies of Borrelia Burgdorferi * In the US there …

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Tickborne Relapsing Fever

Tickborne Relapsing Fever Relapsing fever is an infection caused by the bites of lice or soft-bodied ticks. Tick-borne relapsing fever is found …

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Tick Paralysis

Tick paralysis is the only tick-borne disease that is not caused by an infectious organism. The illness is caused by a neurotoxin …

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Colorado Tick Fever

Colorado tick fever is an acute viral infection spread by the bite of the Dermacentor andersoni wood tick. Symptoms fever headache chills …

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