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
Exotic Tick Species Arrives In Garden StateIt’s an exotic tick that’s never been seen before in the United States. It was first spotted on a sheep in Hunterdon County, and efforts to wipe it out have failed.
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 York Lawmaker Says State Needs Battle Plan To Combat TicksNew York lawmakers are sounding an alarm, saying something needs to be done to address the growing tick population.
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.
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.