DerryNews.com, Derry, New Hampshire

May 16, 2012

Health Briefs


Understanding Lyme Disease Forum

LONDONDERRY — A Lyme Disease Forum will be held Tuesday, May 22, from 7 to 9:30 p.m., at Londonderry High School, 295 Mammoth Road, in the cafeteria.

The forum is organized by Lori Hill, the parent of a child with Lyme Disease.

"New Hampshire has the second highest number of Lyme cases in the country," Hill said. "And, southern N.H. and the seasoast have the highest in the state."

Almost 500 cases of Lyme Disease were reported in Rockingham County in 2010.