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The Riverhead Free Library will host a free talk on tick-borne disease on May 25 from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Dr. Max Minnerop, a physician-member of the Medical Advisory Panel of Southampton Hospital’s Tick-Borne Disease Resource Center, will speak about the types of diseases that are carried by the different species of ticks found on Eastern Long Island and the symptoms, diagnostic tests, and treatment options that are available. Tips on preventing tick bites will also be shared. There will be ample time for Q & A.

All attendees will receive a free tick removal kit.

Call (631) 727-3228 for more information and to reserve your seat.

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