More Ticks -- And Increased Potential For Lyme Disease -- Expected This SummerThick wooded areas and grassy prairies are prime spots to encounter ticks. CBS 2's Vince Gerasole.
Warm Weather Brings More Ticks, Fleas For PetsAn animal hospital owner said fleas and ticks are already hopping on dogs going for quick walks around the block.
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.

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