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Study: Warmer summers worsen tick infestations for US moose


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Mississippi mom urgently warns parents to check for ticks after daughter suffers tick paralysis

Mississippi mom urgently warns parents to check for ticks after daughter suffers tick paralysisA Mississippi mom has an urgent warning for parents after a tick bite left her young daughter with difficulty walking and talking.



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Tick, tick … boom? If the shutdown comes, who will pay the price?

Tick, tick … boom? If the shutdown comes, who will pay the price?With Republicans in control of all three branches of government, a shutdown would do nothing to convince Americans that the GOP can govern effectively.



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Japan woman dies of tick disease after bitten by sick cat

Japan woman dies of tick disease after bitten by sick catA Japanese woman has died from a tick-borne virus after being bitten by a stray cat in what is possibly the world’s first animal-to-human transmission of the disease. Authorities have since confirmed that she developed SFTS, a disease transmitted by bites from a certain group of virus-carrying ticks. Human-to-human infections of the tick virus through blood contact have been reported, but ministry officials believe the Japanese woman’s death could be the first case of a human dying from the bite of an infected animal.



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US Woman Suffers Tick Bite, Dies From Deadly Illness Weeks Later

US Woman Suffers Tick Bite, Dies From Deadly Illness Weeks LaterFifty-eight-year-old Tamela Wilson, who spotted a few ticks on her body, developed a rare condition called Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis (HLH), eventually leading to her death.



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4 Things You Need to Do If You Get a Tick Bite

4 Things You Need to Do If You Get a Tick BiteYou found a tick. Now what?



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