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www.lymedisease.org/lyme-basics/ticks/about-ticks

Ticks are small crawling bugs in the spider family. A tick is uniquely suited to carry and spread Lyme disease.

www.lymediseaseassociation.org/about-lyme/tick-vectors/photos

Apr 10, 2017 ... There are a number of ticks in the United States that can carry and/or transmit many diseases which people and their pets may get from a ...

canlyme.com/lyme-basics/tick-id

In Canada, we have approximately 40 species of tick, but fortunately for us humans, only a few of them can transmit Lyme disease.

www.cdc.gov/lyme/resources/brochure/lymediseasebrochure.pdf

ticks need to be attached for 36 to 48 hours before they can transmit Lyme disease bacteria. Ixodes ticks are much smaller than the common dog and cattle ticks.

www.sciencenews.org/blog/growth-curve/five-reasons-not-totally-panic-about-ticks-and-lyme-disease

Aug 21, 2015 ... BITE ME This summer, a lone star tick bit the author's baby. The culprit, shown, was a nymph that wasn't carrying disease-causing bacteria and ...

www.cdc.gov/lyme/transmission/index.html

Mar 4, 2015 ... Adult ticks can also transmit Lyme disease bacteria, but they are much larger and are more likely to be discovered and removed before they ...

www.cdc.gov/lyme/index.html

Lyme disease is caused by the bacterium Borrelia burgdorferi and is ... The ticks that transmit Lyme disease can occasionally transmit other tickborne diseases ...

www.wired.com/2017/05/lyme-isnt-disease-ticks-spreading-summer

May 29, 2017 ... Lyme Isn't the Only Disease Ticks Are Spreading This Summer ... Armstrong says none of them were carrying the POW virus. “If it was present ...

www.scientificamerican.com/article/ticks-carry-lyme-disease-in-almost-half-of-u-s-counties

(Reuters Health) - Ticks that can spread Lyme disease now live in almost half of U.S. counties, according to a new study from the Centers for Disease Control ...