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Dr. Galland on Good Day New York

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This morning Dr. Galland appeared on Fox 5 television, revealing his insights into Lyme disease.

In a fascinating interview on Good Day New York, he shared his experience at the forefront of treating and educating about the Lyme epidemic.

You don’t need to be in the country, or near a deer, to get the infection that causes Lyme, Dr. Galland explained.  He also discussed the challenges of chronic Lyme disease and the role of antibiotics in treatment.

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Lyme Disease Treatment Costs up to $1.3 bln A Year

Lyme_副本Lyme disease, transmitted by a bite from a tick infected by the Borrelia burgdorferi bacteria, had long been considered easy to treat, usually requiring a single doctor’s visit and a few weeks of antibiotics for most people.

But new research from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health revealed Continue reading

 

Dr. Galland Ranked No. 1 in 2014

We are excited to announce that Dr. Leo Galland’s article is the Top Read in 2014 at www.ihs.com, the flagship website for Integrative Health Symposium.  His article on Lyme disease got the most clicks and reads. 

Read the full article.

The Hidden Epidemic of Lyme Disease

Leo Gallandby Leo Galland M.D.

It is time we took a serious look at Lyme Disease.

If not treated early and appropriately, infection with Lyme can produce chronic disease that can cause severe pain, debilitating fatigue, reduced quality of life and neurological problems such as impaired memory and concentration.

The CDC now recognizes that more than 300,000 new infections occur every year in the U.S. Millions of Americans have been infected since Lyme disease was first described in the 1970’s. Continue reading

 

Watch Out For Blacklegged Ticks!

When it comes to tick infections, Lyme disease is the most well-known.

 

But this challenging infection is just one of the multiple infections that ticks often carry. Continue reading

 

Lyme Disease Alert

by Dr. Michael Fuhrman

 

Lyme disease is the most commonly reported vector borne illness in the U.S.

 

Traditionally, Lyme disease is defined as a condition caused by the bacterium Borrelia burgdorferi (Bb) and transmitted to humans through the bite of infected blacklegged ticks.

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