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Health: Research Released About New Tick Threat

On the CBS3 HealthWatch, warm summer days increase the risk of tick bites and Lyme disease. For the past five years, Pennsylvania has had the most cases of tick-born illnesses in the country. Now there’s new research about another new tick threat.

06/08/2015

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Protect Yourself During Tick Season

Lyme disease season is under way – another way of saying this is that tick season is here.

05/07/2015

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Lyme Disease Risk Now Present In All 67 Pennsylvania Counties

Pennsylvania has reported the most cases of Lyme disease in the nation for the past five years.

04/21/2015

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Psychiatric Lyme Disease

When people talk about Lyme disease they talk about issues like arthritis, but Lyme can do far more damage in other areas – including the brain.

09/04/2013

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Health: Tick Bite May Cause Surprising Allergy

A potential new danger is being linked to ticks in our area, and it’s not a disease but a strange allergic reaction. Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl explains.

06/22/2012

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Local Veterinarian Offers Pet Safety Tips For Flea And Tick Season

Experts say it’s going to potentially be one the most severe flea and tick summers in some time due to the mild winter.

05/26/2012

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Health Watch: Lyme Disease Expected To Be Bad This Year

There is a new warning for people in the Delaware Valley. It’s expected to be a really bad year for Lyme disease. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl has more on how to protect yourself.

04/10/2012

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Expert Expects Large Tick Population After Warm Winter

Ticks make even confirmed nature-lovers skeevy, since they do more than suck your blood. They can also transmit diseases, including Lyme Disease.

03/25/2012

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Canine Illnesses

One way to prevent certain canine illnesses and health problems is to simply keep a step ahead when it comes to sanitation and a clean, healthy environment.

03/08/2012

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Gardening Safety Tips For Your Pets

With spring finally here, it’s time to review some gardening safety tips to keep your dogs and cats healthy with a spring in their step.

04/12/2011