Some veterinarians are seeing a spike in the cases of Lyme disease and other tick-related illnesses.
The Tri-State region is a hot spot for ticks and Lyme disease and in the Westchester hamlet of Hawthorne there’s a specialized center for treating potentially dangerous tick bites.
A 17-year-old’s death from Lyme disease that went undiagnosed is the subject of a play being performed Monday evening at the Bardavon Opera House in Poughkeepsie.
It’s much worse than Lyme disease. Ticks in our area have been found to carry a rare, potentially deadly virus that doesn’t have a treatment or a cure.
It’s even worse than Lyme disease. Ticks in our area have been found to carry a rare, potentially life-threatening, virus.
According to Chief Roy Gross of the Suffolk County SPCA, Harry Tommy Patrick, of Central Islip, was arrested and charged with eight counts of animal cruelty.
Warm weather could not get to the Tri-State Area soon enough, but higher temperatures also mean bug session has officially arrived.
Some Lyme disease patients said the research isn’t surprising since they still suffer symptoms after several rounds of antibiotics.
Politicians, health officials and parents have joined forces to try to stop the disease from spreading.
Vacationers may leave by Labor Day, but ticks stick around our parks and woods much longer. In fact, we are getting into peak season for when tick bites are the most dangerous.
A Poughkeepsie high school senior died suddenly, after he was bitten by a tick and contracted a severe virus.
As many as 300,000 Americans are actually diagnosed with Lyme disease each year, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced.
The Lyme and Tick-Borne Disease Prevention, Education, and Research Act would help combat the new and growing epidemic, Schumer’s office said in a release.
The Mets great, recovering from Stage 3 Lyme disease, says he’s been practicing daily with the winemaker at his California vineyard.
A new disease spread by deer ticks has already infected 100,000 New Yorkers since the state first started keeping track.