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NPIC Lyme Disease
Lyme disease is a bacterial infection that ticks transmit to people and animals. Lyme disease is now the most commonly reported vector-borne illness in the United States. The National Pesticide Information Center provides information on how to prevent exposure to lyme disease and other related information.
Tick Borne Disease
The following are recommended good work practices in areas in which ticks reside.
Lyme Disease Links from MEDLINEplus
This page include links to information on Lyme Disease from the National Institutes of Health.
Lyme disease is caused by the spirochete Borrelia burgdorferi, which is usually transmitted to people by deer ticks. This brief addresses symptoms of exposure, diagnosis and treatment.
Mayo Clinic Disease Infections and Diseases: Lyme Disease
This website provides information on lyme disease symptoms, causes, risk factors, complications, prevention and more.
Oregon Department of Human Services: Lyme Disease
This page provides information and links on Lyme Disease, as well as information on disease reporting and statistics.