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Jul 26, 2018
NPIC Lyme Disease

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
American Lyme Disease Foundation

The American Lyme Disease Foundation, Inc. is a pro-active organization dedicated to the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and control of Lyme disease and other tick-borne infections.

Source: ALDF

Jan 23, 2017
Lyme Disease Association, Inc.

The Lyme Disease Association (LDA), an organization which expanded its focus nationally about 5 years ago, is dedicated to Lyme disease education, prevention, and raising research dollars.

Source: LDA

Jan 23, 2017
Columbia University Lyme Disease Research Studies

The Lyme Disease Research Program of the New York State Psychiatric Institute is the first in the United States to focus research efforts on the neuropsychiatric aspects of Chronic Lyme Disease in adults and children.

Source: Columbia University

Jan 23, 2017
CCOHS OSH Answers: What is Lyme Disease?

Lyme disease was first recognized in North America in 1975 when doctors discovered an unusual number of people with arthritis in the town of Lyme, Connecticut, U.S.A.

Source: CCOHS

Jan 23, 2017
NIOSH Safety and Health Topic: Lyme Disease

Lyme disease is the most commonly reported tick-borne disease in the United States. This NIOSH topic page addresses occupations at risk, recommendations for employers and workers, symptoms and more.

Source: CDC

Jan 23, 2017
CDC Lyme Disease Page

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?

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

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


Jan 23, 2017
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