Celebrities Lyme Disease Dr. Jay Davidson

Celebrities in the Lymelight: Famous People Who Have Battled Lyme Disease and Coinfections

Want to share this article? Visit our re-post guidelines. Lyme disease is the most commonly reported vector-borne disease in the United States, with tens of thousands of new cases reported every year. When you add in the substantial number of cases that go unreported and undiagnosed, the illness takes on epidemic proportions. But we can…

Hey, You Ticks! Get Off My Lawn! How Tick-Eating Critters and Even Killer Robots Can Help Keep Ticks Away

Want to share this article? Visit our re-post guidelines. Article Summary: Many animals eat ticks and also carry them around on their bodies. Ticks bite their human and animal hosts and feed on their blood to nourish themselves. Ticks transmit infectious diseases like Lyme disease and many more. The black-legged (deer) tick transmits many of the…