Deer Ticks

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Health Experts On Alert For Tick-Borne Disease, Powassan Virus

Most people have heard of Lyme disease, an illness caused by bacteria carried by deer ticks, but they can also carry something else that can make you sick — Powassan virus.

05/01/2015

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Local Woman Contracts Lyme Disease

The other night, Christine McCullough’s dogs went out, came back in and curled up in her lap. A short time later, her arm became itchy.

10/27/2011