Article on Lyme disease sparks calls for awareness campaign
March 11, 2018
A UK SCIENTIST, whose daughter contracted Lyme disease in Bantry, says she would like to be part of an Irish awareness campaign on the tick-borne disease.
Responding to reports of high rates of the disease in West Cork and South Kerry, detailed recently in The Southern Star, Helga Frost explained how her daughter, Heidi contracted the disease at their home in West Cork.
‘In 1999, my youngest daughter Heidi, then 8 years old, …