Many Americans Unaware Of Heavy Tick Threat
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Many Americans Unaware Of Heavy Tick Threat

MONDAY, July 17, 2017 — Most Americans know that ticks can make them sick, and many take steps to avoid them. But few know that this summer could be a particularly bad one for tick bites, a new HealthDay/Harris Poll shows. Scientists have predicted an upswing in the tick population this summer, which could potentially mean more tick-borne infections. Lyme disease is the most common of those illnesses, but the bugs can transmit a host of other, sometimes deadly, infections. One example is Powassan virus.
https://www.upi.com/Health_News/2017/07/17/Poll-Many-Americans-unaware-of-this-years-heavy-tick-season/5521500336993/

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