August 27, 2020
Our board members are strong promoters of education about Lyme and tick-borne disease and we love when they’re recognized for their work. Today, it’s Brian Leydet, PhD at SUNY-ESF and Central New York Business Journal 40 Under 40 winner! We’ve lost track of how many presentations he’s done, as he balances life as an environmental... Read More
August 14, 2020
Last night, our board approved statements on diversity and inclusion. These took much thought, work and input from all members, who are committed to the words and the action behind them. We deeply appreciate all. CNY Lyme and Tick-Borne Disease Alliance Statements re Diversity & Inclusion This is not a time for soft language. Institutionalized... Read More
Hikers, campers, children, adults, landscapers, gardeners, lawnmowers, farmers, pet owners, hunters, everyone. If you step outside and walk across the grass to your mailbox, if you're inside and open the door to let the dog in, if you live in a city or suburbs, if you're playing golf or soccer. Everyone is affected.Learn About Lyme
Do you think or know that you've been bitten by a tick? View our resources page for prevention tips as well as treatment options available to you.
Untreated Lyme disease can produce a wide range of symptoms, depending on the stage of infection. These include fever, rash, facial paralysis and arthritis. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention provides a quick guide of common symptoms to look for in early and late-stage Lyme disease.