Tick-Borne Diseases Rising, Here's How To Prevent InfectionThe CDC says that if a tick is found attached to you early enough, there is still time to avoid infection.
'Tick Explosion' May Be Coming This Summer, Expert WarnsThe director of the University of Rhode Island's tick-borne disease center warns that the U.S. is moving into the prime season for disease-carrying insects
Teenager Creates App To Track Ticks And Fight Lyme DiseaseA 13-year-old in Denver is making good on her pledge to battle Lyme disease.
CDC: Expect A Worse-Than-Normal Tick SeasonThe big issue with ticks comes from the bacteria, viruses, and parasites the insects can carry and pass along, including Lyme Disease.
Lyme Patient Champions Tick Tracking, EducationMonica White says it took 7-years for her to get a diagnosis of Lyme disease, now she wants other people to be aware of the disease.
Patients: ‘Lyme Disease Is In Colorado’Lyme disease is most commonly associated with the East Coast and the Upper Midwest. Patients testing positive for Lyme disease in Colorado want people know it’s here too.
5th Grader Challenges Hickenlooper To Take Bite Out Of Lyme DiseaseGov. John Hickenlooper openly puckered up at the state Capitol on Tuesday after completing the "Take a Bite Out of Lyme Disease" challenge.
Denver Girl Determined To Fight Lyme DiseaseLyme disease affects about 300,000 people in the U S every year. One of them, an 11-year-old from Denver, has made educating people about Lyme disease her cause.
Think Ticks Carrying Lyme Disease Aren't In Colorado? Think AgainExperts gathered to talk about Lyme disease in Golden on Saturday.
Do You Need To Worry About Lyme Disease?A new study shows some startling statistics about Lyme Disease. It's about 10 times more common than we thought. But as CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida reports, the illness is almost non-existent in Colorado. But some commonly visited areas of the country appear to be hotbeds of the tick-borne disease.