The heavy snow could mean more ticks.
Everything You Need To Know About Lyme Disease
Tick season is upon us once again, and New Hampshire health officials are advising people to wear insect repellent and protective clothing to avoid being bitten by them and potentially exposed to Lyme disease.
Experts say the cool, wet spring has produced a booming population of the ticks that carry Lyme disease.
The harsh winter did nothing to cull the nationwide tick population, and health officials are primed for a warm season that could see the number of Lyme disease cases rise.
A new study by Yale researchers suggests that a tick-borne infection similar to Lyme disease has become common in southern New England.
The Truth About Lyme Disease.
As many as 300,000 Americans are actually diagnosed with Lyme disease each year, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced.
Summer is here and with it come the bugs – mosquitoes and ticks in particular. Bites from either can cause nasty illnesses. So what’s the best way to protect yourself?
The report released Thursday by a special legislative commission also said the state needs to enhance its Lyme disease surveillance methods to get a better idea of the scope of the problem.