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2013-07-23 11:27:37

Scientists have for the first time traced a novel virus that infected two men from northwestern Missouri in 2009 to populations of ticks in the region, providing confirmation that lone star ticks are carrying the recently discovered virus and humans in the area are likely at risk of infection.

2013-07-17 23:26:51

Eliminate’Em Pest Control Services Offers New Lyme-Guard Service To Remove Ticks Hartford, Connecticut (PRWEB) July 17, 2013 Eliminate’Em Pest Control

2013-07-17 23:21:03

Most people associate Lyme disease with a bull’s-eye rash.

2013-07-16 23:22:25

Celebrate National Picnic Month by creating a pest-free environment to keep family and friends safe from mosquitoes, ticks and noxious weeds that cause West Nile virus, Lyme disease, severe allergic

Black-legged Ticks Causing Encephalitis In New York State
2013-07-15 12:52:38

In the Northeast, the black-legged ticks (Ixodes scapularis) that spread Lyme disease also infect people with other maladies, among them anaplasmosis, babesiosis, and – as a new paper in the journal Parasites and Vectors reports – Powassan encephalitis.

Tick Saliva New Insight Into Blood Clotting
2013-07-03 09:21:15

Scientists recently uncovered a surprising potential connection between tick saliva and treatment for heart disease and stroke.

2013-06-29 23:02:23

Summer brings out fleas and pet owners can avoid any chance of having an infestation in their homes if they treat both their animals and their yard.

2013-06-27 23:33:33

Dangerous ticks, mosquitos and parasites are back with a vengeance this season but there are ways for pet owners to protect their dogs. The F.C.

2013-06-24 23:03:11

Homeowners can take action on various deterrents and safeguard their homes this summer from unwanted pests. Asheboro, NC (PRWEB) June 24, 2013 Easy living


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