Pennsylvania Lab Offering Free Tick TestingA Pennsylvania lab is offering free testing for tick bites in order to determine if they are infected.
Exploding Tick Population -- And Illnesses They Bring -- Worries GovernmentOn Wednesday, a congressional advisory committee sounded the alarm on Lyme and other emerging tick-related illnesses saying they have become "a serious and growing threat to public health."
Lyme Disease Has Spread To All 50 States, Report FindsA new report has found that the tick-borne illness Lyme disease has been detected in all 50 states and cases continue to rise.
Backyard Chickens Eat Harmful Ticks, But Are Giving People SalmonellaAs disease-carrying ticks continue to spread across the country, many Americans are turning to an inventive and all-natural approach to removing ticks: chickens.
Children's Hospital Researches Investigating Lyme Disease Spike In Pittsburgh-AreaIt used to be rare in this area, but now it is commonplace -- the tick-borne, bacterial infection Lyme disease.
Tick-Borne Diseases Rising, 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.
'Tick Explosion' May Be Coming This Summer, Expert WarnsThe director of the University of Rhode Island's tick-borne disease center warns that the U.S. is moving into the prime season for disease-carrying insects
Ticks Return As Temperatures Climb, Posing Dangers For Outdoor PetsWhile we welcome the return of spring and warmth, it also brings along some annoying and potentially dangerous side effects for pets.
Doctors: Lyme Disease Prevention Critical In Late Summer, Early FallWhile summer is starting to wind down, that doesn't mean we can let our guard down when it comes to ticks. In fact, experts are reminding everyone that ticks are still out in full force.
Experts Warn Ticks Are Still ActiveExperts are reminding people that ticks are still out in full force, even as summer is starting to wind down.
Experts Offer Advice On Keeping Disease-Carrying Ticks Away From You & Your PetsTicks are literally everywhere right now, and experts are offering advice on how to keep them away from you and your pets.
Cases Of Lyme Disease Continue To Increase Throughout PennsylvaniaTick-borne infections are on the rise in Pennsylvania and doctors continue to disagree over treatment.
Number Of Ticks, Lyme Disease Cases On The RiseLocal doctors and veterinarians say they're seeing an alarming increase in deer ticks in the area recently.
PA Again Leads Country In Reported Lyme Disease Cases By FarPennsylvania again leads the nation in reported cases of 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.