Experts: When Checking For Ticks Don't Discount Short-Grass Sports FieldsHealth experts say just because your child is playing on a well-manicured sports field, it doesn't mean you shouldn't fear ticks.
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
The Tick Project: First-Of-Its-Kind Experiment Aims To Reduce Tick PopulationResearchers want to know if treating entire neighborhoods will mean fewer cases of Lyme disease and other tick-related illnesses.
New & Improved Testing Could Make Detecting Lyme Disease EasierResearchers released important news that may make Lyme disease much easier to diagnose.
Ticks Pose Risk For Lyme Disease Even As Weather Cools, Experts SayJust because the calendar says September doesn't mean you can stop worrying about ticks.
CBS2 Exclusive: Staten Island Woman Diagnosed With Spinal Meningitis After Being Bitten By TickShe says six other people in the Hugenot Beach neighborhood have also been diagnosed with tick borne diseases this summer, and something has to be done.
Dr. Max Gomez Shares His Experience Of Contracting Lyme DiseaseCBS2’s Dr. Max Gomez has just been diagnosed with Lyme disease.
Number Of Ticks Infected With Lyme, Other Diseases Spikes In CTThe Department of Health and Human Services is now putting together a group to study and strategize.
What To Do If You’ve Been Bitten By A TickExperts say this is one of the worst tick seasons ever, which means a greater risk of lyme disease.
Lyme Disease Very Treatable If Caught Early, Experts SayYou wouldn't think the tiny critter could cause so much trouble, but if you get bitten by one carrying the Lyme bacterium you could become one of the more than 300,000 people in the United States who get Lyme disease each year.
Gillibrand Calls On Trump To Fund Search For Lyme Disease VaccineNew York Senator Kirsten Gillibrand is now calling on the federal government to fully fund research that will help combat the threat.