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Health PEI seeks more tick samples

Islanders can bring ticks to any Health PEI laboratory for analysis if they were directly attached to a human.
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CDC warns of exotic ticks spreading across the U.S.

Asian longhorned ticks, which are known to carry a variety of pathogens, is spreading across the U.S., according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
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Lyme disease: Tips to avoid ticks and sickness

Ticks carry the potential for spreading Lyme disease, a serious bacterial infection that can have severe symptoms if not caught early.