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Lyme Disease Poses Threat To Hikers

Posted on Monday, June 2, 2014 12:19am


It’s the time of year when many of us go hiking.

There’s a tiny bug which can turn an outing into a nightmare.  Ticks can carry the bacteria for Lyme Disease, a potentially dangerous illness which if untreated can cause serious recurring health problems.

KCLU’s Lance Orozco talks with a woman who’s been battling Lyme Disease for more than three years.

Click on link to listen to/download story:  Lyme Disease

Link To National Centers For Disease Control Information On Lyme Disease:  www.cdc.gov/lyme/


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