After Rise In Lyme Disease Cases, New Jersey Aims To Curb Deer Tick PopulationThe blood-sucking critters are all too familiar for many people cross the Garden State.
Lyme Disease In New Jersey At Its Highest Level In 2 DecadesThere were more than 5,000 reported cases of Lyme disease last year across New Jersey -- a 17 percent jump from the previous year.
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.
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.
Experts: Don't Sleep On Ticks Because It's Almost Fall; They're Still HungryVacationers 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.
Schumer Calls For More Research Into Tick-Borne DiseasesThe 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.