Human Interest

4 New Diseases Carried by Ticks to Be Aware of

Everyone knows about EEE, West Nile, Lyme and Zika, but those are not the only insect carried disease that wreak havoc in New England. Diseases that have become more common over the last year are mainly carried by ticks. These include Powassan, Babesiosis, Anaplasmosis, and Tularemia. You may not have heard of these in the…