Powassan Virus is on the Rise in Southeastern Massachusetts

Is it really here? Ask Tucker Lane of Cape Cod, he knows from experience. A bad one. WCVB News of Boston spoke with Tucker about his experience. Tucker was used to ticks, growing up in Massachusetts, “You pick ‘em up just wherever you are.” Having already survived Lyme disease, he just…

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Can Ticks be Tested for Lyme Disease in Southeastern Massachusetts?

Yes. Absolutely ticks can be tested and you should take advantage of it whenever you remove a tick from you, a child, or your pet. Living in Massachusetts means living with the threat of tick bites and Lyme disease whenever venturing outdoors. Because of the threat, most residents know someone…

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