Lyme Disease

Reader Input: Doctors wrong about no Lyme

Thank you for Thursday’s excellent front-page article on Lyme disease (“Tick-borne disease nightmare turns real,” Journal, March 20). The information is correct a ...

Reader Input: Lyme disease devastates

Thank you for the article on Lyme disease in today’s Journal (“Tick-borne disease nightmare turns real,” Journal, March 20) — and especially for making note ...

Reader Input: Lyme disease runs real risk

Thank you for your recent news story about Lyme-infected ticks in Placer County (“Local ticks found infected with Lyme disease organism,” Journal, Dec. 10). As the ar ...

Reader Input: Hospital spot-on about disease

I would like to publicly thank Mindy Danovaro, Jim Moore and the Sutter Auburn Faith Foundation for putting on the free public event last night at the Auburn Valley Country Club ca ...

Auburn Lyme disease sufferer calls for awareness

  Shayla DeRenne’s new life started when she was 13. Now 23, the Auburn woman recounted how a tick bite ignored when she was 2 led to Lyme disease that stayed dormant ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Placer County Museum administrator retires; Auburn councilman recounts China trip and the home show kicks off this weekend

  Welcome to the Auburn Journal’s “Noon Hour Update,” where we’ll present you with stories and updates on what’s going on in the news and what w ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Costco talks in Auburn; gas prices inching back up; battling Lyme disease and high school soccer playoffs

Welcome to the Auburn Journal’s “Noon Hour Update,” where we’ll present you with stories and updates on what’s going on in the news and what we’ ...

Reader input: Journal thanked for coverage

As co-leader of the Auburn Lyme Disease support group, I’d like to thank the Auburn Journal for its excellent coverage of Lyme over the years, and its publicity of the Lyme e ...

Reader Input: Beware fleas like the plague

I have been hearing a lot about this Lyme disease while reading the newspaper in my current events class and it reminded me about another health threat in California and the rest o ...

Reader Input: Lyme disease is unaccounted for

This is to add to the previous letters regarding Lyme disease. My son was bitten by a tick. We went to the doctor and he felt that is was suspicious enough to start antibiotic tr ...