Lyme Disease

Our View: Don’t dismiss signs of Lyme disease

It’s a little bug with a life changing bite. Ticks carrying Lyme disease have debilitated many. Yet those who are bitten and infected often go uncounted or misdiagnosed for ...

Reader Input: Lyme cases go underreported

Thank you for printing in Friday’s paper Andy Lukkonen’s clever cartoon highlighting the danger of Lyme disease (Visual Viewpoint, Jan. 11). This is a good follow-up to ...

Reader Input: Lyme disease article a comfort

Thank you so much for your Jan. 8 article on Lyme Disease. I have the same story as many chronic Lyme disease patients do. The amount of suffering that this little bug can cause is ...

Reader input: Lyme statistics not whole story

Thanks for bringing attention to Lyme disease (Journal, Jan. 8). One point cries out for further explanation, however. It’s true that only a few cases of Lyme have been offic ...

Auburn women aim to help solve Lyme ‘mystery’

  Auburn resident Virginia Ward said she feels “a real mission” to help people with Lyme disease in the area. Along with Christine Ryland, they started a support ...

Noon Hour Update: Shooting follow-up; Lyme disease in the foothills and local motorcycle rider takes on the world

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’ ...

Agency reports ticks with Lyme disease in foothills

  More ticks than usual for this time of year are in the Sierra foothills, and some samples have found them to be infected with Lyme disease, according to the Placer Mosquito ...

Be mindful of infected ticks

I was very interested to read the article about Michael Dye’s struggle with Lyme Disease in the sports section of the Auburn Journal (April 2) and am pleased that you are helping ...
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