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An Army Of Deer Ticks Carrying Lyme Disease Is Advancing And Here’s Why It Will Only Get Worse
By Kristen Lombardi and Fatima Bhojani, The Center for Public Integrity
“It appears the problem has been swept under the rug.”
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Does My Disease Need A Name?
By Porochista Khakpour, For HuffPost
Living with an undiagnosed chronic illness.
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Mosquito- And Tick-Borne Diseases Have Tripled, But The CDC Won't Say It's Climate Change
We're totally unprepared to address what comes next.
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Meet The Tick That’s Forcing Americans To Give Up Their Meat
By Zoya Teirstein, Grist
Lone star ticks hunt in packs and spread an allergy to beef and pork. Thanks to climate change, they're spreading.
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How To Tell If A Bug Bite Needs Medical Attention
By Alena Hall, HuffPost
Look out for these warning signs.
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Climate Change Is Already A Public Health Crisis, Top Medical Journal Says
Alexander C. Kaufman
Heatwaves, disease-carrying insects and prolonged allergies are some of the early symptoms noted in a major new report.
This Photo Of Yolanda Hadid Will Remind You She's The OG Hadid Model
A picture is worth a thousand words.
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Unproven Treatments For 'Chronic Lyme Disease' Lead To Severe Infections
By Karen Rowan, Live Science
Patients took prolonged courses of antibiotics for months or even years.
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The 7 Injuries Doctors See Most On Summer Weekends
Stay safe out there.
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This Could Be The Worst Tick Season In Years. Here's What You Need To Know.
Experts say warmer winters caused by climate change are allowing ticks to expand into new regions of the U.S.
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A Day In The Life Of Lyme Disease
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The alarm rings and once again, it’s too early in the morning. It had been another sleepless night, tossing and turning, trying
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I Suppressed My Periods To Save My Health
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Lyme Disease Cases Are Rising In The Midwest
By Mindy Weisberger, LiveScience.com
Ticks and tick-borne diseases will probably keep spreading throughout the U.S.
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More Than Half Of U.S. Medical Professionals Unite To Raise Alarm About Climate Change
Alexander C. Kaufman
Global warming poses an increased risk for asthma, lung illnesses, Lyme disease, Zika virus and anxiety, among other things.
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Health And Climate Change: An Urgent Need For Action
Michelle A. Williams
Ashish K. Jha
The human face of climate change is its impact on our health. Higher temperatures intensify air pollution and respiratory
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