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May 30, 2017
Suzanne Keithley-Myers talks about a meat allergy she developed as a result of a tick bite. Keithley-Myers was diagnosed with an allergy is called alpha-gal after a tick bite. People that have alpha-gal allergies are allergic to carbohydrates that are found in red meat.  Clint Austin / Forum News Service
Mammal malady: Tick bite blamed for allergy to beef, pork, venison
May 30, 2017 - 7:10am
May 24, 2017
Time of the ticks: Risk of tick-borne diseases high in the state
May 24, 2017 - 7:03pm
May 31, 2015
Blane Klemek: The American dog tick is the most familiar tick inhabiting Minnesota
May 31, 2015 - 12:44am
Disease risk from ticks remains high
May 31, 2014 - 11:44pm
May 25, 2013
Deer ticks and dog ticks are shown above. From left in the top row are deer tick larvae, nymph and adult male and female ticks. Below are adult male, left, and female dog ticks. A poppy seed is pictured above on a metric ruler to show scale; a sesame seed is shown on the right. Graphic Courtesy Patrick Guilfoile
Ticks carrying Lyme disease thrive in lakes country
May 25, 2013 - 10:38pm