Year in Review: Top 10 Lyme disease blogs for 2018
This past year, Lyme Disease Science blogs have covered a wide range of topics on tick-borne illnesses with subjects ranging from atypical case presentations to new, emerging diseases to innovative tick tracking methods.
by Daniel J. Cameron, MD, MPH
Following is a list of the most popular blogs for 2018!
Case report: It appeared to be shingles but it was Lyme disease.
Study finds more than half of the mice in Kentucky infected with Lyme bacteria. Should residents be concerned?
Study finds healthy people, unknowingly infected with Babesia, are transmitting the infection through blood donations.
One study found sound sensitivity in 50% of Lyme disease subjects. For one woman, “even the sound of another person’s breathing seemed unbearably loud.” Another patient reported “sound sensitivity so severe that ordinary conversation was deafening to him.”
Two patients are told they have mono. But, they had Lyme disease. How did it happen?
Did you know hearing loss and tinnitus are often reported in patients with tick-borne diseases?
Study reviews 2 case reports of children with both mono and Lyme disease.
Psychiatric disorders are the most common misdiagnoses among Lyme disease patients, according to findings from a recent MyLymeData study.
Researchers reviewed nearly 10,000 cases of Lyme disease in Pennsylvania to determine how many individuals fit the criteria for having “post-treatment Lyme disease syndrome”. (A term that I do not use or support.) How many people suffered from ongoing symptoms?
The authors of a Netherlands study examine the prevalence of Lyme disease among the elderly.