News


11/14/2019
CNN
The number of insects is declining rapidly and 41% face extinction. However, scientists say we can be the first responders.

8/26/2019
Phys.org
New Way to Bump Off Ticks: Dry Up Their Saliva

8/22/2019
STAT
Can a New Lyme Disease Vaccine Overcome a History of Distrust and Failure?

9/2019
The Atlantic
Issues Relating to Post-Treatment Lyme Disease Syndrome (PTLDS) Are Still Unresolved

7/18/2019
The Washington Post
EPA Will Not Ban Use of Controversial Pesticide Linked to Children’s Health Problems

12/31/2018
Portland Press Herald
Maine’s Lyme Disease Cases Declined Sharply in 2018

9/28/2018
Organic Consumers Association
Journal Admits Monsanto Role in Reviews of Glyphosate Cancer Risks

8/15/2018
The New York Times
Report Finds Traces of a Controversial Herbicide in Cheerios and Quaker Oats

8/8/2018
Bangor Daily News
How an Invasive Plant Is Helping Ticks Survive

8/6/2018
Mother Jones
An Army of Deer Ticks Carrying Lyme Disease Is Advancing and Here’s Why It Will Only Get Worse

8/6/2018
The New York Times
An Invasive New Tick Is Spreading in the U.S.

5/7/2018
Vox
The Incredibly Frustrating Reason There’s No Lyme Disease Vaccine

7/12/2018
PLOS
The Results of the First Citizen-Scientist Study Conducted Through a Partnership with Northern Arizona University and Colorado State University

6/26/2017
Slate
The Year of the Tick

Good overall comparisons of several methods. Be sure to see the section near the end about Japanese Barberry.


6/6/2018
ZME Science
Lyme Disease Vaccine Set to Become Available Soon

5/21/2018
Island Institute
Swan’s Island Fights Ticks with Fire

4/2/2018
Aeon
How Lyme Disease Became the First Epidemic of Climate Change

8/2/2017
The New York Times
Lyme Disease’s Worst Enemy? It Might Be Foxes

7/24/2017
The New York Times
It’s High Time for Ticks, Which Are Spreading Diseases Farther

6/28/2017
PBS Newshour
Dogs Can Get a Lyme Disease Vaccine. Why Can’t Humans?

6/13/2017
WBUR
Tom Ashbrook Discusses Tick-Borne Disease on NPR’s "On Point"

5/31/2017
VillageSoup
Two Cases of Powassan Encephalitis Diagnosed in Midcoast Region in April

5/12/2017
CBS Boston
UMass Medical School Researchers On Brink Of Treatment To Prevent Lyme Disease

5/11/2017
Maine Public
Tick-Borne Diseases in Maine: a "Maine Calling" Conversation

4/13/2017
AccuWeather
How To Avoid Getting Bitten by a Tick

3/20/2017
Island Institute
Island Lyme, Tick Survey Reveals Deep Concern

8/25/2016
Outbreak News Today
Anaplasmosis Seen in Increased Numbers in Maine This Year

8/20/2016
The New York Times
A Natural Cure for Lyme Disease

7/13/2016
MV Times
Visiting Physician Sheds New Light on Lyme Disease

7/7/2016
The Vineyard Gazette/Martha's Vineyard News
Deer Culling Discussed Amid Worry Over Tick Diseases

7/6/2016
Huffington Post
"A Slow Slipping Away" — Kris Kristofferson’s Long-Undiagnosed Battle with Lyme Disease

2/16/2016
Bay Area Lyme Foundation
Bay Area Lyme Foundation Offers Free Tick Testing Nationwide
 
    

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