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Lyme disease

September 11, 2018
Lisa Najarian has started the Twin Cities Lyme Foundation to help those suffering get diagnosed. She was photographed outside her Grant, Minn., home Sept. 10, 2018. (Deanna Weniger / Pioneer Press)
Minnesota woman's long battle with Lyme disease inspires her to start foundation
September 11, 2018 - 8:50pm
June 20, 2018
With this interactive guide, limit your exposure to summer's sun, bugs and plants
June 20, 2018 - 10:53am
May 7, 2018
From left: UMD students Emily Hartman, Christopher Little and Jubran Jindeel drag for ticks at a farm in Iron River in the summer of 2017. Photo by Ben Clarke.
Duluth Lyme disease researcher seeks public's input
May 7, 2018 - 7:49pm
May 6, 2018
Experts say using commercially available repellents, like permethrin for clothing and DEET for skin, is the most effective way to keep disease-carrying ticks from biting. Tests show both are safe at commercially available doses. Bob King / Forum News Service
Outdoors enthusiasts urged to practice tick bite prevention
May 6, 2018 - 8:00am
April 12, 2018
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Tick season already underway as spring slowly heats up
April 12, 2018 - 7:37am
February 1, 2017
UND assistant professor Catherine A. Brissette holds up a tube of deer tick nymph specimens Tuesday in her campus lab. Deer ticks are the most likely tick species to carry the bacteria which cause Lyme disease. (Jesse Trelstad/Grand Forks Herald)
UND researchers study long-term symptoms of tick-borne illness
February 1, 2017 - 7:56pm
June 8, 2016
BOOK NOTES: "Queen of Spies," "Bite Me," "True Crime Addict"
June 8, 2016 - 9:47pm
March 5, 2016
The Liz and Nolan Thorsrud family of Grandin, N.D., is struggling with Lyme disease, a condition that can cause flu-like symptoms including fever and muscle and joint aches and pains. In this photo, members of the family are, from left to right, Jacob, Nolan, Elizabeth, Gavin, Madeline, and Carson. Special to Forum News Service
Benefit aims to help Grandin, N.D., family battling Lyme disease
March 5, 2016 - 11:00am
February 9, 2016
A deer tick, or blacklegged tick, Ixodes scapularis, is seen on a blade of grass, in this undated picture from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. REUTERS/Centers for Disease Control and Prevention/Handout via Reuters
North Dakota, Minnesota researchers among discoverers of new bacteria that causes Lyme disease
February 9, 2016 - 2:00pm
May 31, 2015
ASK THE DNR: How can I prevent tick bites?
May 31, 2015 - 7:30am
May 10, 2015
Ticks can carry a variety of diseases and infections, but removing the parasites within 24 hours generally eliminates the risks.
Worth a Look: Tick tips
May 10, 2015 - 6:30am
April 13, 2015
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Tiny terrors: Deer tick bites can lead to Lyme disease
April 13, 2015 - 6:00am
April 3, 2015
SHARE YOUR STORY: Living with Lyme disease
April 3, 2015 - 11:36am
July 16, 2013
Debate over treatment for Lyme disease continues
July 16, 2013 - 8:50pm
January 21, 2012
Warmer winters bring tick-infested springs
January 21, 2012 - 2:07pm