Lyme Disease

Consumer Reports Warns About Tick Dangers In AutumnYou may think your risk of getting Lyme disease ends when the weather starts to cool, but by fall, adult ticks have had more time to become infected with disease-causing bacteria.
Here's What To Do If You Find A Tick BiteIf you find a tick on you or your kids, that does not automatically mean you have Lyme disease.
Recent Spike In Lyme Cases Has Pet Owners Turning To VaccinesWhat if you could vaccinate your pets against Lyme disease? But, if there's a vaccine for them, why is there not one for humans?
Health Department Issues Warning As Lyme Disease Cases DoubleThe Allegheny County Health Department announced the number of Lyme Disease cases has nearly doubled over the last decade.
State Health Department Releases Alarming Lyme Disease StatisticsWith more attention being paid to Lyme disease, the State Department of Health released some alarming new statistics today.
Health Experts On Alert For Tick-Borne Disease, Powassan VirusMost 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.
Expert Offers Tips For Protecting Against Ticks & Lyme DiseaseThe warning from state officials is loud and clear. Every county in Pennsylvania is vulnerable to Lyme disease borne by the blacklegged tick.
State: Lyme Disease Risk Now Present In All 67 CountiesPennsylvania officials are warning residents that there is now a danger of Lyme disease in every county in the commonwealth.
Lyme Disease On The Upswing In Western Pa.Lyme Disease in Western Pennsylvania is booming.
Doctors Offer Tips On How To Prevent Lyme DiseaseThe ticks are out, hear what you can do to prevent Lyme disease.
Tick Season Approaches, Lyme Disease On The Rise Not long ago, Emily Cottle saw a problem with her dog Coda.
Doctors Change Treatment Recommendations For Lyme Disease Doctors are saying don't wait – treat – because sometimes it can take a while to get diagnosed with Lyme disease. Turns out, Lyme infection is becoming more common in our area, with cases surging in the past five years.