Occupational Exposure

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Jan 23, 2017
CCOHS OSH Answers: What is Lyme Disease?

http://www.ccohs.ca/oshanswers/diseases/lyme.html

Lyme disease was first recognized in North America in 1975 when doctors discovered an unusual number of people with arthritis in the town of Lyme, Connecticut, U.S.A.

Source: CCOHS

Jan 23, 2017
NIOSH Safety and Health Topic: Lyme Disease

http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/topics/lyme/

Lyme disease is the most commonly reported tick-borne disease in the United States. This NIOSH topic page addresses occupations at risk, recommendations for employers and workers, symptoms and more.

Source: CDC