Tick count shows increase of 13 percent over previous record
It's a record-breaking year for deer ticks in Rhode Island, according to preliminary results from the University of Rhode Island's Tick Encounter Resource Center. This is the 20th year the center has been sweeping the woods at 60 sites around Rhode Island.
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Senator Schumer supports bill to fight tick-borne illnesses
The bill, called the Lyme and Tick-Borne Disease Prevention, Education, and Research Act expands research to help medical professionals improve diagnosis and treatment of these conditions. National Monitor, Rina Shah | August 12, 2013 …
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