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The Northwestern Health Unit tracks medically confirmed Lyme disease in the area and helps people learn how to reduce their risk of getting Lyme disease. … Grasp the tick with tweezers as …
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https://www.nwhu.on.ca/ourservices/PreventingInfectiousDiseases/Pages/LymeDiseaseAndTicks.aspx

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deer) ticks carry the bacterium that causes Lyme disease. Ticks must be attached for at least 24 …  Symptoms of Lyme disease usually begin within three days to one month of being bit. The …
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https://www.nwhu.on.ca/ourservices/PreventingInfectiousDiseases/Pages/Lyme-Disease.aspx

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What does the Health Unit do? … in accordance with timelines of the disease progression. It is important to diagnose Lyme Disease early, but can be challenging as Lyme Disease can …
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https://www.nwhu.on.ca/ourservices/PreventingInfectiousDiseases/Pages/Lyme-Disease-information-for-Health-Care-Professionals.aspx

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Lab testing of ticks is not used … which were deer ticks which can carry Lyme disease.  17 of these deer ticks tested positive for Lyme disease.  Both the number of deer tick submissions …
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https://www.nwhu.on.ca/ourservices/healthstatistics/Pages/Tick-Surveillance.aspx

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Snapshots/Pages/Chronic-Disease-Hospitalization.aspxHospitalization rates from cardiovascular disease, by age group, rates per 100,000, 2010-2014 … Lyme Disease & Tick Surveillance …
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https://www.nwhu.on.ca/ourservices/healthstatistics/Pages/Cardiovascular-disease.aspx

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disease refers to a group of conditions that affect the circulation of blood to … disease in the NWHU by sex, rates per 100,000, 2010-2014 … Lyme Disease & Tick Surveillance …
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https://www.nwhu.on.ca/ourservices/healthstatistics/Pages/Cerebrovascular-disease.aspx

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Overall risk of Lyme disease transmission is still considered low in our region, however, the vectors are present and Lyme disease transmission can occur. …
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https://www.nwhu.on.ca/ourservices/PreventingInfectiousDiseases/Pages/Northwestern-Health-Unit-Region-Tick-borne-Disease-Risk-Update-for-Health-Care-Professionals.aspx

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​Ischaemic heart disease is one of the most common types of cardiovascular disease. The main symptom is chest pain which may … From 2010 to 2014, the NWHU … Lyme Disease & Tick Surveillance …
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https://www.nwhu.on.ca/ourservices/healthstatistics/Pages/Ischaemic-heart-disease.aspx

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​Rates of invasive Group A Streptococcal disease were significantly higher in the NWHU area … Lyme Disease & Tick Surveillance … Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) …
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Hospitalization rates from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in the NWHU by sex, rates … Lyme Disease & Tick Surveillance … Invasive Group A Streptococcal disease
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https://www.nwhu.on.ca/ourservices/healthstatistics/Pages/Chronic-obstructive-pulmonary-disease-(COPD).aspx