Tick Takeover Cancels Nature Walk At Wachusett ReservoirTick season is underway in New England, and it's already interfering with outdoor plans.
Tick-Borne Diseases Are Rising Fast; Here's How To Prevent InfectionThe CDC says that if a tick is found attached to you early enough, there is still time to avoid infection.
Concerns Over Tick, Mosquito-Borne Diseases Rise After CDC ReportA doctor from the Dean Center Tick-Borne Illness at Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital has some tips to help protect yourself against ticks.
Diseases From Tick, Mosquito & Flea Bites Have Tripled In US, CDC SaysAs the weather warms up and New Englanders prepare to enjoy the outdoors, the Centers for Disease Control is warning that illnesses from mosquito, tick and flea bites are on the rise.
Planning An Easter Egg Hunt? Experts Warn To Protect Against TicksWith Easter egg hunts and warmer weather on tap this weekend, specialists are reminding people to watch out for ticks.
Cape Cod Man 'Lucky' To Recover From Tick-Borne Powassan VirusTucker Lane of Barnstable has been around ticks his entire life, but it was a bite from one during the summer of 2014 that almost killed him.
Maine Records 2 Cases Of Powassan Tick VirusThe Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention says that the state has recorded two cases of encephalitis caused by a tick-borne disease.
'Ticks Are Out' in New Hampshire, Officials WarnHealth officials in New Hampshire are urging people to take precautions if they plan to be enjoying New England’s great outdoors.
Local Researchers On Brink Of Treatment To Prevent Lyme DiseaseUMass researchers are closing in on a treatment that could prevent the debilitating illness.
Powassan Virus: The Rare, Deadly Tick-Borne Disease That's Scaring DoctorsPowassan virus causes brain inflammation that leads to death in 10 percent of cases, and is carried by ticks.
Tick Diseases On Rise In Maine, And Not Just LymeThe state is encouraging daily tick checks as ticks are most active in the warmer weather that is beginning to occur.
Ticks Carrying Powassan Virus Found On Cape CodIf Powassan virus is passed on to humans, it can have devastating effects.