But Lampson also changed in good ways. He finished treatment in February 2008, though he considers his first clean scan on Sept. 24, 2007, as his official cancer-free date. He said beating cancer gave him the focus and drive needed to become a professional goalkeeper.
“I matured incredibly quickly, found out what my priorities were, my values in life, my morals in life, at 18 years old,” Lampson said. “It made me a much better person because of that.”
Springing into action
By June 2008, Lampson was training with the Columbus Crew academy, working to regain his fitness and stamina after gaining 80 pounds during treatment. Still dealing with medical complications his first season at Northern Illinois, he transferred to Ohio State. Columbus signed him as a homegrown player ahead of the 2012 MLS season.
During that rookie year, the mom of one of Lampson’s close friends from high school died of to leukemia, making him realize this illness didn’t just affect him..
"Its pretty prevalent to have an increase in ticks when there's not been a strong freeze or really cold snap", says Holly Myers, environmental health director for the Yakima Health District.
Protect: To protect yourself from tick bites, avoid tick-prone areas, but if you are going to be in those areas use a tick repellent that has 20 percent DEET, picardin, IR3535 or lemon eucalyptus. If you do find one attached, use tweezers to remove it. Do not use alcohol, matches, liquid soap or petroleum jelly to remove a tick. You can also poor a little rubbing alcohol or denatured alcohol, just keep in mind to label correctly and place in a safe place to prevent kids from getting to it. Dispose of the tick by submersing it in alcohol, placing it in a sealed bag or container, wrapping it tightly in tape or flushing it down the toilet. Many cases of tick-borne disease begin with flu-like symptoms such as fever, chills, headache and body aches. Contact your healthcare provider if symptoms occur.
The lone star tick and the American dog tick are the most common species found in the state.
Officials with the Department of Public Health and Human Services said in a recent press release the best way to prevent tick-borne disease is to prevent tick bites. Out of these two, the black-legged tick is known for transmitting most of the diseases in humans that includes the deadly Lyme disease. It can also cause some people to develop an allergy to red meat. On the other hand, the American dog tick transmits Rocky Mountain spotted fever in humans.
SEC changes rules to allow graduate transfers to play right away
Kennedy, who reportedly would like to transfer to Auburn or Tennessee , appealed that decision to UA but the appeal was denied. Alabama has not released him to do so citing the SEC's ban on graduate transfers within the conference.
So, what's behind the increase in Lyme Disease?
The book also delves into the controversies surrounding the diagnosis of Lyme Disease and whether the thousands of people who show symptoms of Lyme are suffering from chronic Lyme Disease - something many reputable medical professionals discount.
In 2016, Kentucky had 16 confirmed cases of Lyme disease, and 17 probable cases, according to the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Although most are easily treated with antibiotics, these diseases can be hard for physicians to diagnose..
Kanye West Is Live Streaming His New Album Right Now
Jun 02, 2018 - 02:48
On his track " Wouldn't Leave ", West says Kardashian West screamed at him, saying they could lose everything over his comments. I'm a superhero! - "Menacing / Extacy"I said, " Slavery a choice". "I said, 'Hey, I don't want to pay for that".
Trump reveals details about meeting with top North Korean official
Jun 02, 2018 - 01:46
The North Korean leader added that he hopes to " solve problems with efficient and constructive dialogue and negotiation ". Trump cancelled the on-off North Korea summit in late May, blaming the country's " tremendous anger and open hostility ".
Trump Says June 12 Meeting With Kim Jong-un Is Back On
Jun 02, 2018 - 01:42
But minutes earlier he had described the note as "a very interesting letter", and teased journalists about revealing its contents. And they agreed to pursue dates and places for further talks on matters such as railway, road and forestry cooperation.
People who wear glasses may really be smarter after all
Jun 02, 2018 - 01:37
The results of the study could help understand the related cognitive decline in age and illness, The Telegraph reported. They were then given a general cognitive ability score, and researchers examined their DNA.
NBA Finals 2018: Cavs' Kevin Love will not be suspended
Jun 02, 2018 - 01:29
Tempers flared with 2.6 seconds left after Thompson earned an ejection with a Flagrant 2 foul on Shaun Livingston . By rule, no bench players should step inside the court unless signaled by an official to come into the game.
One dead, two wounded in knife attack on German train
Jun 02, 2018 - 01:26
They said the details of the attack were not clear yet, but that one of the injured was a 22-year-old female police officer. A man has been shot dead after stabbing two people including a police officer on a train in Germany .
Denmark passes law banning face veil in public spaces
Jun 02, 2018 - 01:16
Zainab Ibn Hssain, who lives in Copenhagen and has been wearing the niqab for the past year , told Reuters: "It's not nice". Denmark's center-right government enacted the law with a vote of 75-30, with 74 absent, The Associated Press reported .
Kolkata: Soldier dies of suspected Nipah virus infection
Jun 01, 2018 - 18:50
Do we know what caused this outbreak? Both times the disease was reported in West Bengal state which borders Bangladesh. If diagnosed with the virus , the only solution available is supportive care, as there is no vaccine to cure the virus.
Manchester United want Real Madrid attacker at Old Trafford
Jun 01, 2018 - 18:48
On Tuesday, meanwhile, the Independent claimed that Bale's former club, Tottenham Hotspur, have joined the race for his services. Despite his heroics in Kiev , Bale has struggled to earn regular game time for Zinedine Zidane's side during the past season.
Egypt Forward Salah to Recover Within 3 Weeks
Jun 01, 2018 - 18:35
Threats have been made in various forms, including phone calls from unfamiliar numbers and a string of messages on social media. Salah has now flown to Spain to undergo treatment, along with doctors from both Liverpool and the Egyptian national team.
Wall Street rebounds as Italy worries ease, energy shares soar
Jun 01, 2018 - 18:33
Stocks in the US and Europe sank Tuesday following political turmoil in Italy, which stoked fears of instability in the euro bloc. In Asia, shares made moderate gains early on Thursday as global markets rebounded after recent fears about Italy faded.
Flash flooding possible in western, coastal SC
Jun 01, 2018 - 18:33
Florida, Mississippi and Alabama - the three states bearing the brunt of the storm - declared emergencies ahead of Alberto. The Charlotte Fire Department deployed two rescue teams to the western part of the state to aid in the rescues.
Chick-Fil-A location raising employees' pay to an hour
Jun 01, 2018 - 18:30
A Chick-fil-A in Sacramento, California, went viral Tuesday after it announced how much it pays its employees . That is going to be the reality for "hospitality professionals" at a Chick-Fil-A in Sacramento.
Newcastle University scientists use 3D printer to create artificial corneas
Jun 01, 2018 - 18:30
Before printing the corneal replicas, researchers scanned patients' eyes to ascertain the necessary dimensions and coordinates. Scientists have also demonstrated that they can create the cornea corresponding to the unique characteristics of the patient.
Karthik Nemmani, 14, wins National Spelling Bee
Jun 01, 2018 - 18:29
The only reason Karthik made it to this year's national competition was through a wildcard program that was just instituted. Karthik ended up beating 12-year-old Naysa Modi, who lives about 15 miles away and topped him at their county spelling bee.