Tick transmitted diseases

tick-transmitted diseases

Tick-borne diseasesĀ are caused by various types of bacteria, viruses, and protozoa. A tick bite may cause more than one disease as ticks can carry several different bacteria in their gut. There areĀ already 16 known illnesses that ticks may transmit to humans. Any of the tick-transmitted diseases are dangerous and must be treated, my medical professionals. To reduce the risk of infection you should always use preventative measures such as tick repellents before going to a tick-infested territory and thorough inspection […]

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