Ticks are by far the biggest disease vector in the U.S., and Lyme disease is the most common tick-borne illness in the northern hemisphere, causing neurological problems and even permanent cognitive and sensory impairment if not treated. Science correspondent Miles O’Brien reports on how communities are trying to combat the spread of the disease by controlling through hunting and alternatives.
When energy is limited, we have to choose very carefully how to spend it. For many of us, one of the most difficult losses to get over when chronic illness strikes is the ability to contribute and serve a purpose. We feel guilty that we can no longer do all the things we used to do to support others––guilty that we have to do so much taking without being able to do much giving… http://www.prohealth.com/library/showarticle.cfm?libid=29407