Tick testing in Massachusetts

If you’ve found a tick and safely removed it, you are probably at once relieved to have it out of your skin but also worried about whether it transmitted Lyme Disease. If you see that it’s engorged to some degree, what’s next? Should you watch the area on your skin…

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On the Massachusetts South Shore, let all your cares slip away – except for Lyme Disease and other tick-borne diseases – a primer

We’ve all heard about Lyme Disease and unfortunately, we would be surprised if anyone in Massachusetts didn’t have a personal connection to Lyme Disease. It is important to know that Lyme Disease is not the only tick-borne disease. There are more than a handful of other tick-borne diseases but we…

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