But It Was Just A LITTLE Tick …


CDC warns about expansion of Lyme disease

The Washington Post (7/25, Gebelhoff) reported that, according to the CDC, “Lyme disease has substantially expanded over the past few decades, with 17 states in the Northeast and upper Midwest now considered at high risk.” In a report, the agency revealed that “the disease is widely unreported and inconsistently diagnosed, so the real infection rate could be as much as 10 times what we think it is.”

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