Along came Alongshan virus, a new tick-borne disease

Data so far suggests that the virus can cause severe illness.

Lyme Disease vaccine set to become available soon, as first trials successfully passed

Good news, everyone!

Researchers zero in on Lyme disease’s ability to resurface months after treatment

Its not really the bacteria that does most damage — it’s our bodies’ response.

Ancient amber reveals that ticks dined on feathered dinosaurs, too

No respite from the bite.

Amber discovery shows Lyme disease is older than human race

Lyme disease is a stealthy disease, which can be very dangerous, especially if misdiagnosed. It was only recognized officially 40 years ago, but now, a new amber research has shown that the bacteria causing it may have been around for over 15 million years – long before any human was walking on Earth. The study indicates tick-related illnesses have been

Tick bite helps spread vegetarianism

What would you like with your burger? Some anaphylaxis, maybe? No? How about nausea, stomach cramps, indigestion, vomiting, diarrhea, congestion, sneezing, headaches or asthma? If this would happen to me, I would definitely say pass. What does this have to do with a tick or with anything for that matter, one might ask. As it turns out, if you get