The Maine Centers for Disease Control has released the update 2014 numbers for three important tickborne diseases in the state: Lyme disease, anaplasmosis and babesiosis. The case count for Lyme disease...

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In a new video published on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) YouTube page about two weeks ago, the federal health agency advises that if being diagnosed with Lyme disease and having...

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Mice that are already infected with the pathogen that causes Lyme disease appear to facilitate the spread of a lesser-known but emerging disease, babesiosis, into new areas. Research led by the Yale School...

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PRESS RELEASE European biotechnology company Valneva SE (Valneva) announced today that an article, presenting for the first time the preclinical data of its novel vaccine candidate for prevention of...

The number of cases of the tick borne bacterial disease, anaplasmosis, continue to climb in Maine as the state Centers for Disease Control reports 164 cases statewide as of Nov. 18. This number is up 70...

Tick-borne diseases continue to climb in Maine, particularly anaplasmosis, which as of Sept. 30, the state has seen 39 more cases than all of 2013, according to the Maine CDC. Health officials say there...

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Good news for Lyme disease sufferers…the House passed H.R. 4701, the Tick-borne Disease Research Transparency and Accountability Act of 2014 two weeks ago, a bill authored by New York Congressman Chris...

The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) has issued the 2013 Iowa Surveillance of Notifiable and Other Diseases Report. According to health officials, the annual report provides a yearly snapshot of...

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PRESS RELEASE Today, at the Wurtsboro Open Ridge Space in Bloomingburg, U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer urged the federal Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to investigate and proactively address a potential...

While the number of the Lyme disease cases are down significantly in Maine so far this year, more than 1,375 cases in 2013 compared to 246 cases reported to date in 2014, another tick borne disease is...