Category Archives: Anaplasmosis

Chronic Lyme Disease May Actually Exist – But Not Like We Thought

If there was one saying that was true for Lyme Disease it would be, “The more I understand, the more confused I become.” In the 32 years since Lyme was named as the disease making several people sick in Lyme, … Continue reading

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Are North Shore Mass Residents Really At Risk For Tick Diseases?

As a resident of North Shore, you have probably read a number of stories on taking precautions to prevent Lyme Disease. After being outdoors and returning inside, checking for ticks should be a routine for everyone. Ticks are a serious … Continue reading

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Tick Guide : Mosquito Squad of the North Shore discusses tick identification – a must read!

There are nearly 900 species of ticks in the world. With so many ticks, it’s easy to assume they don’t all look alike. Nature is diverse and the tick participates fully in that diversity. From their color, appearance and the … Continue reading

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Lyme Disease Is Not The Only Tick Disease on the Central Mass North Shore

Lyme Disease gets much of the news when we read about tick-borne illnesses.  Bacteria cause Lyme Disease and the lesser-known Anaplasmosis.  Another tick-borne illness, Babesiosis, is caused by a parasite.  The Massachusetts Department of Public Health, (MDPH), reports these tick-borne … Continue reading

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Lyme Disease, Babesiosis, Anaplasmosis, Tularemia and Ehrlichiosis in Massachusetts

Mosquito Squad of the North Shore urges residents to learn more about the many tick-borne diseases that are prevelant in our area. Continue reading

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Lyme Disease prevention in Massachusetts, what every resident should know.

Mosquito Squad of the North Shore raises awareness of Lyme disease through educating Massachusetts residents on tick prevention and control within their property. Continue reading

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A tick tube application is critical to implement in the Massachusetts North Shore in September or October. Call a licensed professional.

Autumn is no time to turn your back on ticks. Now is the time to distribute tick tubes for maximum effectiveness in preventing deer ticks and Lyme disease as well. Continue reading

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