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Lone Star tick, known to cause red meat allergy, found in northern Wisconsin: report

The Lone Star tick, a type of tick that’s known to cause some people it bites to develop an allergy to red meat, has reportedly been found in northern Wisconsin — a rare occurrence as these small arachnids aren’t typically found in the state.  The tick was purportedly spotted near Eau Claire County, per local… Read More »

CDC: Here Is Where The Asian Longhorned Tick Has Spread Since 2017

The Haemaphysalis longicornis tick has now appeared in 9 states. (Photo: Getty Images)Getty Tick, tick, tick. It was only a matter of time before this tick would spread from New Jersey to other states. Just 7 months ago, I wrote for Forbes about how the Asian longhorned tick (Haemaphysalis longicornis) had made its first real appearance in America… Read More »