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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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Since May is Lyme Disease Awareness Month, take the time to educate yourself on keeping yourself and your family healthy and happy this season

Mosquito Squad of the North Shore urges residents to get informed about ticks and Lyme Disease. May is Lyme Disease Awareness Month and our goal is to educate, protect and prevent residents from Lyme Disease this season. Continue reading

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Tick control in the Massachusetts North Shore begins with awareness and knowledge

Mosquito Squad of the North Shore provides Massachusetts residence with a simple list of precautions and safeguards to help tick-proof your yard this season and reduce the risk of contracting a tick-borne illness this season. We call it the 6C’s of tick-proofing your yard. 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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Recent reports say Babesiosis in on the rise in Rhode Island, too close for comfort according to Mosquito Squad of the North Shore.

Recent reports say the malaria-like tick born disease, babesiosis is on the rise in Rhode Island. This report hits too close to home for Massachusetts residents not to take heed. Continue reading

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