Lyme Disease

ticks | Longevity LIVE

Summer is in full swing and whilst you’re basking in the sun and enjoying the outdoors, it’s important to note that the threat of ticks isn’t so far off. Aside from being a less than attractive site, ticks can harbor a lot of crisis and bacteria that can result in

Asian Longhorned Tick

It has taken just one bite of the Big Apple and Asian longhorned ticks have gone from scientific surveillance to mainstream media headlines. These pesky ticks are not a new phenomenon in America, but are now being more closely watched by health authorities. Asian Longhorned Ticks Are Not New The

lyme disease | Longevity LIVE

Lyme disease, Lymme or Lime disease? Call it what you want.  It’s nasty and quickly becoming one of the most infectious diseases in America.  Over the past 25 years, reports of Lyme disease have steadily increased, with an estimated 300,000 cases annually.  The number of U.S. counties now considered to

lyme disease | Longevity LIVE

Lyme disease is a growing concern in parts of the United States. While summer means goodbye to multiple layers and hello to shorter sleeves and pants, there is a downside. Summer also means spending more time outdoors. This unfortunately increases the risk of Lyme disease. Fortunately, researchers are discovering alternative