Lyme Disease News
They're back! Numbers of ticks are high across New England
Tick numbers are on the rise across New England this spring, raising the prospect of an increase in Lyme and other diseases
New warnings after tick-related death
"GMA" looks at the areas prone to tickborne diseases and Dr. Jennifer Ashton discusses the best ways to avoid ticks.
How climate change and air pollution can affect your health
President Donald Trump 's decision to pull out of the landmark Paris climate agreement could have far reaching consequences on climate and fossil fuel emissions in the future. While climate change and pollution are often discussed in terms of environmental damage, they can also greatly impact
Urgent warning as experts brace for one of the worst tick seasons
Tick season means the influx of lyme disease cases and a rare but deadly disease called the Powassan virus.
Summer health hazards to watch out for during Memorial Day
With Memorial day signaling the unofficial kick-off to summer, everyone may be ready to enjoy some fun. But the season can also mean increased risk for a few health hazards like sunburns, spoiled foods and insect bites. Here's a rundown of the top summer hazards and how to avoid them. Sunburns One
How to protect your family during tick season
As temperatures rise and kids and pets across the U.S. return to playing outdoors, they're more likely than ever to come in contact with ticks -- and in some cases, experts warn, the dangers could be fatal. Last week in Oregon, Amanda Lewis posted a video on Facebook showing her 4-year-old daughter
Viral Facebook video captures a 4-year-old suffering paralysis from a tick bite
A tiny American dog tick was removed from her hair, and the child's condition slowly started to improve.
Are seed ticks putting your family in danger?
ABC News' Jesse Palmer reports on the risks of seed ticks and the Powassan virus, as experts are warning families to be on high alert this season.
Kelly Osbourne on new memoir: 'It's my opportunity to show people who I really am'
Kelly Osbourne opened up about her new book, "There is No F Secret," on "Good Morning America" today, calling it an “opportunity” to show people who she really is. Osbourne, who grew up in the spotlight after rising to fame in her family's hit MTV reality show, "The Osbournes," gets candid in the