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Jul 26, 2018
NPIC Lyme Disease

http://npic.orst.edu/pest/tick/lyme.html

Lyme disease is a bacterial infection that ticks transmit to people and animals. Lyme disease is now the most commonly reported vector-borne illness in the United States. The National Pesticide Information Center provides information on how to prevent exposure to lyme disease and other related information.

Source: NPIC

Jan 23, 2017
Tick Borne Disease

http://www.osha.gov/SLTC/etools/logging/manual/tick_disease.html

The following are recommended good work practices in areas in which ticks reside.

Source: OSHA

Jan 23, 2017
CDC Lyme Disease Page

https://www.cdc.gov/lyme/

This Lyme Disease Home page for the Center for Disease Control provides information on prevention, transmission, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, statistics and resources on Lyme Disease.

Source: CDC

Jan 23, 2017
What is Lyme Disease?

http://aldf.com/

Lyme disease (LD) is an infection caused by Borrelia burgdorferi, a type of bacterium called a spirochete (pronounced spy-ro-keet) that is carried by deer ticks.

Source: ALDF

Jan 23, 2017
Lyme Disease Links from MEDLINEplus

http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/lymedisease.html

This page include links to information on Lyme Disease from the National Institutes of Health.

Source: MEDLINE

Jan 23, 2017
Lyme Disease

http://www.merckmanuals.com/home/infections/bacterial-infections/lyme-disease

Lyme disease is caused by the spirochete Borrelia burgdorferi, which is usually transmitted to people by deer ticks. This brief addresses symptoms of exposure, diagnosis and treatment.

Source: Merck

Dec 01, 2016
Mayo Clinic Disease Infections and Diseases: Lyme Disease

http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/lyme-disease/basics/definition/con-20019701

This website provides information on lyme disease symptoms, causes, risk factors, complications, prevention and more.

Source: MayoClinic

Jan 23, 2015
Oregon Department of Human Services: Lyme Disease

https://public.health.oregon.gov/DiseasesConditions/DiseasesAZ/Pages/disease.aspx?did=54

This page provides information and links on Lyme Disease, as well as information on disease reporting and statistics.

Source: OHA