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Halifax metro posted article June 10, 2010
Tanya Payzant of Bedford son Bradly’s contrated Lyme Disease. They live in Admirals Cove. Her son is taking antibiotics for the Arthritis condition in his knee which is caused by the Lyme Disease with no effect.

read more:http://www.metronews.ca/halifax/local/article/547263–lyme-disease-exacts-physical-financial-tolls

As you can see by the date we have been aware of Lyme disease in our area for a long time….

cbc:
Ticks that carry Lyme disease are considered “established” around Lunenberg, N.S., along Lake Erie in Ontario, and parts of southern B.C.

An area near Halifax and one in southeastern Manitoba are also under investigation for the ticks.

Read more: http://www.cbc.ca/health/story/2006/04/19/Lyme-disease060419.html#ixzz0uE34atp3

Health Minister Maureen MacDonald’s decided to prevent the city from spraying pathways in the park in effort to control deer ticks that carry Lyme disease.
Chronicle herald has full story

http://thechronicleherald.ca/Editorials/1188482.html