host picture

  | Bookmark and Share

Lyme Disease Risk Increasing in NB

Tickpic.jpgMount Allison University biology professor Vett Lloyd contracted Lyme Disease from a tick bite she received in her garden in Sackville. Now she's researching the issue and she's discovered that 40% of the ticks she's tested are infected with the bacteria that causes the disease. (Photo: Mount Allison University)

Download Flash Player to view this content.

right click to save

To encourage thoughtful and respectful conversations, first and last names will appear with each submission to CBC/Radio-Canada's online communities (except in children and youth-oriented communities). Pseudonyms will no longer be permitted.

By submitting a comment, you accept that CBC has the right to reproduce and publish that comment in whole or in part, in any manner CBC chooses. Please note that CBC does not endorse the opinions expressed in comments. Comments on this story are moderated according to our Submission Guidelines. Comments are welcome while open. We reserve the right to close comments at any time.

Submission Policy

Note: The CBC does not necessarily endorse any of the views posted. By submitting your comments, you acknowledge that CBC has the right to reproduce, broadcast and publicize those comments or any part thereof in any manner whatsoever. Please note that comments are moderated and published according to our submission guidelines.