Comments for: CDC estimates 300,000 new Lyme disease cases yearly

Posted Aug. 20, 2013, at 6:20 a.m.

HARTFORD, Conn. — Officials from the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Monday that about 300,000 people in the United States are diagnosed with Lyme disease each year — about 10 times as many as are officially reported. The estimate was first announced Sunday at the 2013 International …

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