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Jul 26, 2018
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.

Source: NPIC

Jan 23, 2017
Tick Borne Disease

The following are recommended good work practices in areas in which ticks reside.

Source: OSHA

Jan 23, 2017
CDC Lyme Disease Page

This Lyme Disease Home page for the Center for Disease Control provides information on prevention, transmission, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, statistics and resources on Lyme Disease.

Source: CDC

Jan 23, 2017
What is Lyme Disease?

Lyme disease (LD) is an infection caused by Borrelia burgdorferi, a type of bacterium called a spirochete (pronounced spy-ro-keet) that is carried by deer ticks.

Source: ALDF

Jan 23, 2017
Lyme Disease Links from MEDLINEplus

This page include links to information on Lyme Disease from the National Institutes of Health.


Jan 23, 2017
Lyme Disease

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.

Source: Merck

Dec 01, 2016
Mayo Clinic Disease Infections and Diseases: Lyme Disease

This website provides information on lyme disease symptoms, causes, risk factors, complications, prevention and more.

Source: MayoClinic

Jan 23, 2015
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.

Source: OHA