Dr. Fedorenko Bug Stick and Bug Bar: repel bugs safely
Perhaps you've noticed-mosquitoes have been extremely bloodthirsty in New York. Even those who don't usually get bitten are being attacked.
Friday Aug 29
Watch That Bite: Ticks Can Turn You Vegetarian
Summertime is all about getting outside and firing up the grill for an all American barbeque.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
You've got mites on your face, and so does everyone else
So you've got face mites; big deal, everyone's got them. That's one of several takeaways from a new study by researchers at North Carolina State University.
KRDO-TV Colorado Springs
Dead rabbit found near Yoder tests positive for Tularemia
El Paso County Public Health says a rabbit that was found dead near Yoder in El Paso County has tested positive for Tularemia.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Clongen adds to its tests
Clongen Laboratories, of Gaithersburg, a provider of medical diagnostic testing, has added test offerings to detect and identify emerging pathogens implicated in severe to fatal cases resulting from tick and other arthropod bites.
Shelter Island Reporter
Yes, we have no chiggers: Cornell creating tick info app
Dragging for ticks at Mashomack to count the insects. Soon there will be an app to provide all you need to know aboutt ticks.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
San Mateo Daily Journal
Lyme disease tied to year-round tick season round in Bay Area:...
It's best to load up on DEET and check for ticks year-round to prevent Lyme disease, not just during what was once thought to be the typical West Coast tick season in fall, according to a new study.
Vaccines against bovine babesiosis: where we are now and possible roads ahead
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Sun Aug 24, 2014
Cape Cod Times
Ticks bring new disease to Cape
This is a March 2002 file photo of a deer tick under a microscope in the entomology lab at the University of Rhode Island in South Kingstown, R.I. Cape Cod health officials say they are seeing increases in tick-borne diseases this summer - and it's not just Lyme disease.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Researchers Submit Patent Application, 'Apparatus to Block Pest...
News editors obtained the following quote from the background information supplied by the inventors: "Many pests are particularly troubling to man.
The Baltimore Sun
Avoiding ticks is key to preventing Lyme disease
Robin Ann Wolfender was infected with Lyme disease in 1979, when she was a 19-year-old summer camp counselor at Catoctin Mountain Park in Thurmont.
Protect yourself from tick-borne illness
Tick-borne illnesses are diagnosed primarily on symptoms and whether or not the patient has been exposed to tick habitats.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Climate change can boost pest numbers, scientists say
Dr. Sheila Pinette of the Maine Center for Disease Control & Prevention spoke at a news conference about climate change and an increase in the number of pests, including ticks.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
The Daily Herald
EPA introduces new repellency awareness graphic
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency recently unveiled a new graphic which will appear on insect repellent product labels and show consumers how many hours a product will repel mosquitoes and/or ticks when used as directed.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Rabbits - Flea control
Seizures and deaths have been documented from the use of Frontline products on rabbits.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Lone Star tick linked to red meat allergy and infections
A bite from an insect called the Lone Star tick may be the cause of red meat allergies for some individuals.
'Kissing Bug' Brings Disease To Texas
A public health hazard has arrived in the Lone Star State: a bug carrying a parasite that can cause potentially fatal heart and digestive problems.
Rabbit fever confirmed in animal in Greenwood Village
A wild rabbit in Greenwood Village has been confirmed to have Tularemia, or "rabbit fever," the city said in a news release Thursday.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Man hospitalized for tularemia may have been exposed near Windsor
A Wear an insect repellent effective against ticks, biting flies and mosquitoes if you are in areas where sick animals have been found.
Lone Star tick could prove a scourge to meat-lovers everywhere
Twinkies have beef fat and also cause allergic reaction if a person has been bitten by the Lone Star tick Twinkies have beef fat and also cause allergic reaction if a person has been bitten by the Lone Star tick A meat-lovers sickness is sweeping across the nation.