Lyme Disease Now Found in All 50 States

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(Worthy News) - There's been a sharp spike in Lyme disease cases in the United States, and the tick-borne illness has now spread to all 50 states, a new report shows.

The researchers analyzed data from more than 6 million laboratory tests conducted in the United States over the past seven years, and they found a significant increase in positive tests between 2016 and 2017.

In the past, Lyme disease was concentrated in the New England states and Pennsylvania, but it has now been detected in every state and the District of Columbia. [ Source: UPI (Read More...) ]

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3 thoughts on “Lyme Disease Now Found in All 50 States”

  1. The Australian Medical Association is still in denial it is present here in Australia so people who get it here are not being treated for Lyme Disease. One doctor in Melbourne was threatened to lose his license to practice because he has been trying to bring in treatment & drugs from the USA for this disease. We have people who have never been outside Australia presenting with all the symptoms after a tick bite. Yet we are still in denial that it can occur in Australia. I pray for the those who have this as it is a very virulent disease that totally destroys peoples health. May the Lord have mercy and hear our prayers for healing, amen.

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