Together we can free the world from tick-borne diseases.
Project Lyme’s mission is to eradicate the epidemic of tick-borne diseases through awareness and education, support of cutting-edge science, and advocacy for solutions to end the suffering.
Scientists predict the number of people suffering from a little-understood type of Lyme disease could spike to almost 2 million in 2020. The most common vector-borne illness in the U.S., Lyme disease…
Tick-Borne Disease Working Group Calls for More Resources for Research, Prevention, Diagnostics and Treatment
“The Tick-Borne Disease Working Group, a federal advisory committee established by Congress in the 21st Century Cures Act, issued its first report today. The report recommends a multi-pronged response to address these diseases that…
Man with fever, chills and aches in the midst of a flu outbreak turns out to be a very different kind of infection.
“Gabriel Vilchez, the infectious-disease specialist in training, reviewed the chart and examined the patient. He thought that the patient most likely had a tick-borne infection. The hospital had sent off…
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