Lyme Disease Fact Sheet - June 2018

Lyme Disease is an infectious disease caused by bacteria (Borrelia burgdorferi) transmitted by the young (nymph) and adult deer tick (Ixodes scapularis).  It can cause symptoms affecting the skin, nervous system, heart and/or joints of an individual.

To learn more about lyme disease, symptoms, and prevention click on one of the images below to download a fact sheet. 

Watch a video to learn how to remove a tick by clicking here.

Basic Lyme Disease Fact Sheet

 

Department: Health

Filed under: fact sheet, Diseases

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