disease

Reader Input: Disease time bomb lurks

How many of you American citizens are aware that many of the illegal immigrants that are now apparently swarming our southern border are infected with parasites and communicable di ...

AB 2451 will bankrupt us

Assembly Speaker (John A.) Perez has authored a stealth bill, AB 2451, that will cost taxpayers hundreds of millions of dollars. At present, survivors of public safety workers who ...

Setting sights on Auburn Century

Michael Dye wrestled with the frustration and fatigue of Lyme’s disease for six years. Now that he’s able to get back on his bike, he’s looking to ride a century. The Auburn ...

Winter Lyme disease warning issued in Placer County

AUBURN CA - Now being tested for Lyme disease, ticks from the Auburn area are showing that bites from the infectious bug aren’t just a spring and summer hazard on the trails. Fi ...

Giving Lyme disease the boot

Anyone would be impressed by Valerie Cota’s chiseled 42-year-old body. But it wasn’t always that way. In fact, Cota overcame Lyme disease and uses exercise as a way to stay m ...

People with diseases should get any drugs they need

Steve Kubby: “I learned that Marinol is an acceptable, if not ideal, substitute for whole cannabis in treating my otherwise fatal disease (pheochromocytoma adrenal gland tumor). ...