Lyme Disease

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Lyme Forecast to Increase in United States

  Ascel Bio assesses that Lyme disease risk is rising in the United States. The widespread warmth in February in the Eastern US (even as temperatures return to seasonal norms) indicate that monitoring and prevention strategies should be underway in the region. Ticks, which feed on deer, rats, and dogs, throughout the year, are more […]
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Lyme Warning in Delaware

by Dan Nguyen Disease forecaster Ascel Bio today is issuing an alert for Lyme disease across the United States. A warning for Delaware is being issued as the state is seeing incidence above forecast, according to the most recent data from late June 2016. Delaware projection shows the state already in a peak forecast. It […]
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Lyme Alert Continues : Pennsylvania, Ohio

BY DAN NGUYEN Disease forecaster Ascel Bio today is issuing an alert for Lyme disease across the United States. Warnings for Pennsylvania and Ohio are being issued as these states are seeing incidence above forecast, according to the most recent data from May 2016. Pennsylvania reported case count continues to be double the forecasted number […]
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Lyme Watch: Pennsylvania, Florida, Ohio

By Dan Nguyen Disease forecaster Ascel Bio today is issuing an alert for Lyme disease across the United States. Warnings for Pennsylvania, Florida, Ohio are being issued as these states are seeing incidence above forecast, according to the most recent data from May 2016, with Pennsylvania cases double the forecasted number for early May. Nationally, […]

Tickborne Diseases in Peak Season

By Dan Nguyen Lyme disease, anaplasmosis, and ehrlichiosis are all entering peak transmission season in the United States in late April and early May. These diseases are spread by different species of ticks, and self-protection including the use of bug spray is advised in high risk areas. Lyme disease is one of the most common […]
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Lyme Risk Increasing in United States

by Dan Nguyen Disease forecaster Ascel Bio is projecting a rise in Lyme cases and an increase in demand for care throughout the Northeastern region of the U.S, particularly in the following states: Pennsylvania, New York, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, Vermont and Maine. As people venture outdoors during the spring and summer months, they will increase […]