With Warmer Weather, Risks Increase For West Nile Virus, Lyme DiseaseThe Illinois Department of Health says warm weather means the onset of West Nile Virus, carried by mosquitoes, and a slew of insect-related diseases, carried by ticks.
Warmer Weather Means Increased Threat Of Lyme DiseaseHealth experts are warning that the warmer weather coming this spring brings ticks and the very real danger of Lyme disease.
Lyme Disease Cases On The Rise In Lake CountyHealth officials in Lake County are warning residents about a tiny insect creating a big health scare.
Tick-Borne Illnesses On The Rise In McHenry CountyTick-born illnesses have been on the rise in McHenry County for the past few years - and officials there are asking people to at least do one simple thing: take a shower.
Lyme Disease Outbreak Strikes Indiana Lakefront TownThe Indiana State Department of Health is warning residents of the Ogden Dunes community along Lake Michigan to take precautions in avoiding a surge in Lyme disease.