Under-the-radar tick diseases spreading

March 10, 2011
Maryn McKenna
MSNBC.com

Title

Under-the-radar tick diseases spreading

Body

 

...babesiosis is one of a raft of under-the-radar tick diseases spreading across the United States.

"We've seen pretty dramatic increases," says Jennifer McQuiston, an epidemiology team leader in the vector-borne disease division of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta. "We're told to get out and exercise and enjoy nature, so we need to be aware." ...

 

To read the full article, click on the link below.

Know the New Hiking How-tos