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Lyme disease

Protect yourself: tick season is here

by May 30, 2021
Most ticks emerge in April and May. Learn how to protect yourself from tick bites and what to do if you get bit by a tick.

Riverhead Free Library to host a series of tick information programs

by Jun 21, 2016
Southampton Hospital's Tick-Borne Disease Resource Center has arranged a series of programs covering education about and prevention of tick-borne diseases, the Alpha-gal meat allergy and a program aimed at teaching children about tick safety to be held at the Riverhead Public Library.

Tick-borne disease rates higher on East End than all of Suffolk County

by Apr 26, 2016
More cases of tick-borne diseases have been reported on the East End than almost anywhere else in Suffolk County in recent years.