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Biologists successfully hatched gene-edited ticks for the first time
The five-year undertaking offers a sign that CRISPR/Cas9 could help prevent tick-borne diseases one day.
Not convinced that humans are causing climate change? Here are the facts.
Let's dive into decades of data.
This 70-year-old man got much more than Lyme from a tick bite
The patient is on antibiotics for three different diseases after his trip to the Northeast.
Catnip and grapefruit are ushering in a new era of insect repellants
Soon you may not need DEET at all.
A novel drug to prevent Lyme disease is now being tested in humans
It could be available by 2023.
Ticks that cause red meat allergies are spreading, and invasive fire ants may be our best hope
The insects are an unlikely ally against the lone star tick.
Eight ways to repel insects without bug spray
You don’t need a can full of DEET to keep ticks and mosquitoes at bay.
A guide to the tick species every American should know
Learn to ID the bloodsuckers and understand the diseases they might carry.
Our best bet against tick infestations might be fire
If done right, regular, planned fires can manage tick populations in the Northeast.
I got Alpha-gal from a tick, and I’m a hunter
What the outdoor community needs to know about the red-meat allergy spread by ticks.