Category Archives: Lyme Disease in North Shore

Is There Finally Hope for a NEW Lyme Vaccine for Humans?

While the controversy around the rise and fall of a Lyme disease vaccine for humans is a touchy subject, we can’t help but be excited when new science is published that gives us hope for a new Lyme vaccine. Living … Continue reading

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Keeping the Bugs Out of Your Next Clambake or BBQ

Summer’s in full swing here in the North Shore and few things say “outdoor entertaining” better than a delicious New England clambake and BBQ. From birthday parties, to wedding receptions, or family reunions– getting outside with your family, friends, and … Continue reading

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Travelling? Tick Sick? Quick Illness Tick Facts for Andover MA Tick Control

Travel plans this summer? Throughout the U.S., it is important to keep in mind the various symptoms and illness that can be derived from different regional ticks and their bites. Whether you are planning a local staycation or a state-hopping … Continue reading

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Tick Rising: North Shore Tick Control and Keeping Deer at Bay

Tick populations are on the rise. According to Harvard’s Public Health Entomologist Dr Richard Pollack, he “can almost set my watch by it.” The “it” being the rise in warm weather, and deer and tick populations. Where you see deer, … Continue reading

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Ticks, Lyme Disease, and Your Secret Weapon

Boston’s own WGBH’s New England Center for Investigative Reporting headline this week proclaims that “despite the spread of Lyme Disease, Massachusetts dedicates no money towards prevention.” In clearly detailed and documented facts, we are left with the following, frustrated take-away: … Continue reading

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Protecting your Pet from Lyme Disease: Tick Control North Shore

Can your dog or cat get Lyme Disease, too? What are the symptoms you should look for? What can been done to protect your pets? These are serious questions for many residents of the North Shore, who want to keep … Continue reading

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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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