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A giant tick that can hunt you through the forest is expanding its territory
Twice as large as a normal tick, these suckers are on the move.
Lyme isn’t the half of it: here are 8 more tick-borne illnesses to watch out for
More reasons to avoid becoming a blood meal.
This map shows where the invasive Asian longhorned tick could spread in the U.S.
Find out if it's coming to a neighborhood near you.
The nightmarish Asian longhorned tick has invaded the U.S.—and it can reproduce without mating
It's in at least eight states already, and no one is sure how long it's been here.
Why can’t I use my dog’s tick prevention medicine?
The treatment isn't toxic to us, but it still wouldn't work very well.
The lone star tick can make you allergic to meat, and that’s not even the worst of it
The tick's territory is spreading.
Here’s What It’s Like To Live With Tickborne Illnesses
A woman diagnosed with Lyme disease and babesiosis talks about navigating treatments and more
How Do You Know If You Have A Tickborne Illness?
Ticks spread more than just Lyme disease. Knowing risks and symptoms could help you get better diagnosis—and treatment.
Ticks That Can Make People Severely Allergic To Meat Are Spreading In The U.S.
Interviews with doctors suggest the Lone Star tick, and the allergy to sugars in red meat that it can cause, is on the rise.