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23

Jul

Heartland virus: One more reason to avoid ticksTicks also transmit Lyme disease, a malaria-like disease, and a virus that seems to trigger meat allergies.

Heartland virus: One more reason to avoid ticks
Ticks also transmit Lyme disease, a malaria-like disease, and a virus that seems to trigger meat allergies.

10

Nov

Can a tick bite make you vegetarian?Beef cattle may have found a new best friend in the tiny arachnid.

Can a tick bite make you vegetarian?
Beef cattle may have found a new best friend in the tiny arachnid.

30

Aug

'Heartland' virus probably carried by ticksThe Heartland virus causes such general symptoms, it could be ‘a more common cause of human illness than is currently recognized,’ write researchers.

'Heartland' virus probably carried by ticks
The Heartland virus causes such general symptoms, it could be ‘a more common cause of human illness than is currently recognized,’ write researchers.

30

May

Chronic Lyme disease: Is it real?In most patients, the bacteria that causes Lyme disease doesn’t persist after antibiotics, but there are a few patients who have lingering, painful symptoms.

Chronic Lyme disease: Is it real?
In most patients, the bacteria that causes Lyme disease doesn’t persist after antibiotics, but there are a few patients who have lingering, painful symptoms.

07

Feb

Lyme disease map reveals high-risk areasThe Northeast, Mid-Atlantic and Upper Midwest regions of the United States are particularly vulnerable to the tick-spread disease.

Lyme disease map reveals high-risk areas
The Northeast, Mid-Atlantic and Upper Midwest regions of the United States are particularly vulnerable to the tick-spread disease.