Elena Delle Donne tops list of WNBA vote-getters

...league's leading scorer missed her first two All-Star games because of a concussion her rookie year and a recurrence of Lyme disease last season."I definitely look forward to playing next weekend," Delle Donne said in a phone interview Tuesday...

Sid Mullis: Snakes aren't all bad once you get to know them

...Clearly one snake can significantly impact an ecosystem by reducing the potential for serious diseases like hanta virus or Lyme disease.At the first sign of danger, or human contact, snakes will usually flee. Most snakes strike in defense as a last resort...

Study asserts Georgia does have Lyme disease

The confusing story of Lyme disease in Georgia might best be titled...are convinced they have gotten Lyme disease ? despite a widespread belief the...lone star tick does not transmit Lyme disease, which is typically carried by...

City's low disability standards spur fears of litigation, fines

...the bare minimum here," Hollobaugh, whose spine and vision have slowly deteriorated after a 30-year battle with Lyme disease and multiple sclerosis, said of the building. "We have a large problem and have always had an issue with the city...

WNBA All-Star Game has fitting host team in Mercury

...McCoughtry and Erika de Souza of Atlanta and rookie Shoni Schimmel of Atlanta. Schimmel leads the NBA in jerseys sold. De Souza will replace Elena Delle Donne in the starting lineup, who is sidelined with a recurrence of Lyme disease.

Homer in ninth lifts GreenJackets past Sand Gnats

...Parker.Elena Delle Donne received the most votes in the Eastern Conference. She is sidelined with a flare-up of Lyme Disease and has only played once in the past 10 games.McCoughtry and teammate Shoni Schimmel, New York's Cappie Pondexter...

Climate change brings heat, mosquitoes, other summer dangers

...spreading those diseases as well, Knowlton said. There are already an estimated 300,000 people who contract tick-borne Lyme disease each year even with the ticks that carry it mostly confined to the Northeast, but that could change in coming decades...


...Chicago (7-8) was missing star forward Elena Delle Donne, who is sidelined indefinitely with a recurrence of Lyme disease. The reigning rookie of the year went home to Delaware to recover.She missed five games this month because of the...

Cold weather won't have much effect on tick season

...at least two of which were for Lyme disease and several that resultedin Rocky...Animal Hospital rarely sees cases of Lyme disease."We don't have a lot of Lyme...loaded with ticks," Vasquez said.Lyme disease, which shares the same family...

Notre Dame women roll past Kansas State

...8-2) beat Delaware (5-3).Delle Donne played for just the second time this season after missing a month with Lyme Disease. She finished with 19 points and six rebounds but was 7 for 23 from the floor in 34 minutes. DUQUESNE 62,NO. 24...