Tick transmitted diseases

tick-transmitted diseases

Tick-borne diseases¬†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 are¬†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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