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It’s that time of the year again: Watch out for Lyme disease

The good news is that Lyme disease can be effectively treated The weather is finally nice again, and we are beginning to spend more time outdoors. Unfortunately, experts are saying that the presence of outdoor ticks is at record-high levels. With ticks can come tick-borne diseases, most notably Lyme disease. It is estimated that over …

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Lyme disease can be effectively treated

Lyme disease is an illness that is transmitted by deer ticks. Lyme disease is caused by a bacterium by the name of Borrelia burgdorferi. The bacteria can live in the blood of animals and can be spread by tick bites. It is very common in the United States and Europe.