Tick Season: Wet Weather Could Lead To Tough Tick Year, Earlier Than NormalA very wet 2018, followed by an already wet and dreary 2019, could lead to a big tick season, experts say.
Pennsylvania DEP Conducting 5-Year Study Of Ticks, Tickborne IllnessesIt's all part of the Pennsylvania Lyme Disease Task Force recommendations for combating the growing incidence of Lyme and other tickborne diseases.
Lyme Disease Has Spread To All 50 States, Report FindsA new report has found that the tick-borne illness Lyme disease has been detected in all 50 states and cases continue to rise.
Backyard Chickens Eat Harmful Ticks, But Are Giving People SalmonellaAs disease-carrying ticks continue to spread across the country, many Americans are turning to an inventive and all-natural approach to removing ticks: chickens.
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
Dead Or Alive, Drexel Wants Ticks For ResearchDrexel is doing research to find out which ticks are where, and what kind of diseases they carry.
Tick-Borne Disease Suspected In 2-Year-Old's DeathA 2-year-old Indianapolis girl died Sunday of what doctors suspect is Rocky Mountain spotted fever, a disease spread by ticks.
Keep Your Pets Safe From Ticks This Summer, Expert Explains HowOne expert explains what preventive measures you can take to protect your pet.
Experts Warn Of Tick-Borne Illnesses As Summer ApproachesAs the summer months approach, don't forget to take the necessary steps to prevent tick-borne illnesses.
Vet Spots Tick On Dog Moments Before EuthanizationJust moments before they were going to have their paralyzed dog put down, someone discovered a tick in the dog's neck.
Health: Researchers Find More Ticks, More Lyme DiseaseLyme disease is spreading, according to the latest report from the Pennsylvania Health Department. And new research from the University of Pennsylvania shows the ticks that cause it are spreading, too.
Health: Research Released About New Tick ThreatOn 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.
Protect Yourself During Tick SeasonLyme disease season is under way - another way of saying this is that tick season is here.
Lyme Disease Risk Now Present In All 67 Pennsylvania CountiesPennsylvania has reported the most cases of Lyme disease in the nation for the past five years.