Pennsylvania Lab Offering Free Tick TestingA Pennsylvania lab is offering free testing for tick bites in order to determine if they are infected.
Tick Season: Wet Weather Could Lead To Tough Tick Year, Earlier Than NormalA very wet 2018, followed by an already wet and dreary 2019 could lead to a big tick season experts say.
Pa. DEP Conducting 5-Year Statewide Surveillance Of TicksThe Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection is conducting a five-year environmental surveillance of ticks across the state.
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.
Exotic Tick Discovered In Pennsylvania, Poses Threat To Livestock, HumansAn exotic tick, which poses a big risk to livestock, has been found in Pennsylvania.
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.
Not All Ticks Are Gone Yet In Western PennsylvaniaTicks were a big problem over the summer especially in Western Pennsylvania, but if you thought the cold weather killed them off -- think again.
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.