Populations of Lyme disease-carrying ticks increase across the US

By |2020-04-10T14:05:41-04:00January 21st, 2016|Fleas & Ticks|

The populations of the two species of ticks known to spread Lyme disease to humans has doubled in the past two decades, according to the Science Mag article Lyme disease-carrying ticks are now in half of all U.S. counties. Lyme disease affects around 300,000 Americans each year and the number of cases reported have tripled in the