Powassan virus

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Name: Powassan virus
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated Sep 14 2014 - 1 reports

Residents get education as fall's insect threat returns

SOUTH BERWICK, Maine — A group of town residents is now more educated on the causes, symptoms and treatment of Lyme disease and other vector-borne diseases, thanks to a free lecture Wednesday at the public library. Lisa DiFedele of the Maine Center for ... [Published Portsmouth Herald - Sep 14 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

Islesboro considers hiring sharpshooter to cull deer, reduce Lyme disease risk

The island of Islesboro has long been known for its booming deer population, making it a popular place for hunters. But in recent years, residents have become concerned that the high number of deer — more specifically, the ticks the deer carry — are the ... [Published Bangor Daily News - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 1 reports

How to Avoid a Tick Attack

Summer’s here, and the living is supposed to be easy. But when uninvited guests like ticks show up, they can threaten your health. These blood-sucking bugs can cause Lyme disease, Rocky Mountain spotted fever, and other infections. Depending on where ... [Published QualityHealth.com - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Aug 24 2014 - Updated Aug 24 2014 - 1 reports

EEE found in New Hampshire mosquito batch

Still no reports of West Nile in regionCONCORD — The state Department of Health and Human Services identified the first mosquito batch to test positive for Eastern equine encephalitis virus of the season.The mosquitoes were collected Aug. 7 in Londonderry. ... [Published Portsmouth Herald - Aug 24 2014]
First reported Aug 23 2014 - Updated Aug 23 2014 - 1 reports

PRO/AH/EDR> Tick-borne encephalitis virus - USA: (NY) Powassan virus

Powassan virus -- Worldwide/UnknownEvidence of widespread and continuous deer tick virus transmission was noted in several counties of the Hudson Valley in New York state, concomitant with an apparent increase in the number of diagnosed human Powassan ... [Published HealthMap Global Disease Alerts - Aug 23 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 12 2014 - 1 reports

New & Emerging Tickborne diseases: Agents, clinical features & surveillance

<a style="font-size: 15px; font-weight: bold;font-decoration: none;" href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-pWpKdl-tsA&feature=youtube_gdata"&gt;New & Emerging Tickborne diseases: Agents, clinical features & surveillance This webinar features: Dr. ... [Published CDC Streaming Health - YouTube - Jul 11 2014]

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"The incubation for EEE is seven or more days, so chances are you will not remember the exact bite," Lee said. "Patients present with fever, headaches, and possibly nausea and diarrhea. It's important to go the doctor as soon as possible even though there is no curative treatment. They will throw the full-court press of palliative (supportive) care at you."

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