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Thomas Mather, the director of the University of Rhode Island’s tick-borne disease center, warns that this summer will see higher than average tick populations throughout the country.
“They’re up and looking for a host hoping something will walk by that they can latch on,” he told Boston's WXFT.
“In general, you can be bitten by a tick in the most urban of places.
It’s a common misconception that you can’t get bitten in the city,” Socarras says.
What would happen if doctors used a different standard for Lyme Disease testing, similar to the standard adopted by China?
The currently available tests for Lyme Disease recommended by the CDC miss about 50% of actual cases pursuant to numerous peer reviewed studies.The majority of people who have Lyme do not recall either a tick bite or rash.While most people think that Lyme can only be spread by ticks, congenital transmission from mother to child during pregnancy is most likely the cause for children with Lyme-induced autism.Informal studies show that at least 20-30% of children diagnosed with autism also test positive for Lyme Disease.Clinicians are reporting numbers ranging from 20% all the way to 90%.
“They like moist areas, like the groin and under your arms,” Socarras says.