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  • Lyme Disease: Spreading across Canada (Promo Trailer)

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    - Documentary "The Nature of Things" airing October 10th, 2013 in Canada. International to follow. -

    It's official. A March 2012 study confirmed that the tick that spreads lyme disease has been infiltrating Canada for the past 20 years.

    Despite this many Canadians still tell tales of years of misdiagnosis and mistreatment as doctors tell them that it just isn't possible to contract lyme disease in this country.

    Meet Peter. He believes that he contracted lyme disease over a decade ago while camping in south western British Columbia.

    With global warming, the tick's range is expected to expand dramatically over the next twenty years - by then 80% of Canadians east of Saskatchewan will live in at risk areas. How prepared is our medical community for a dramatic increases in cases?

    Learn more on Ticked Off: The Mystery of Lyme Disease airing this October 10th, 2013 on The Nature of Things.

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  • May 21, 2008 BC Legislature - Lyme Debate Play all

    MLA: Doug Routley, Cowichan-Ladysmith:
    Questions BC Health Minister George Abbott on Lyme Disease. Pleads for the urgent care needed for Marie McQuhae.
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  • May 28, 2008 BC Legislature - Lyme Debate Play all

    MLA: David Cubberley, Saanich South:
    Questions BC Health Minister George Abbott on Lyme Disease.
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  • Lyme Rally May 15, 2008 (all clips) Play all

    BC Lyme Rally held at BC Parliament Legislative Grounds in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. Three ten minute segments with a total of 6 speeches from Lyme sufferers, Lyme Literate MD and politicians.
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