Bears are thought to rub up against trees as a means of communication, but researchers have found another explanation.
The disease is caused by the bacterium Borrelia burgdorferi, which is transmitted to humans through the bites of infected ticks.
Longer summers and warmer winters are to blame, along with animal migration and increased time spent outdoors.
"It's literally bringing in codes from the beginning of time," astrologer Danielle Paige told host Jordan Younger on "The Balanced Blonde" podcast.
"I'd much rather have to deal with an angry 2500lb+ bull," one comment read.
Yale University researchers have developed an mRNA vaccine that provides partial protection against Lyme disease.
"[S]ome of these new pathogens, we just really don't know how they're going to behave when they're in Connecticut. They've never been here before," Jason White, the director of the Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station, said, according to NBC Connecticut.
Denial of a medical exemption means no salary for Delle Donne, who did not want her judgment based on her MVP status from last season. She takes 64 pills a day to treat her disease.
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Scientists have sequenced the genome of the white-food mouse, the primary carrier of Lyme disease.
The amendment was put forward by Rep. Chris Smith, who was "inspired" by several books and articles claiming that the U.S. government conducted research between the 1950s and 1970s.
Ticks bites can lead to potentially fatal illnesses like Lyme disease. Here's how to stay safe this summer.
Thousands of people each year continue to show symptoms after treatment.
A new human Lyme disease vaccine could be approved as early as next year.
With cases increasing astronomically, better protection from the tick-borne disease is urgently needed.
Scientists have long thought that the tick and mosquito immune systems were the same. But their differences reveal a fascinating evolutionary legacy — and maybe a way to stop dangerous infections.