The Dangers of Ticks - Dare to Prevent!

TickLyme disease, spread through the bite of an infected tick, is the fastest growing infectious disease in the country, and, Pennsylvania is at the center of the Lyme disease epidemic.

 

 

Lyme disease, spread through the bite of an infected tick, is the fastest growing infectious disease in the country, and, Pennsylvania is at the center of the Lyme disease epidemic.   

 

PA Lyme Resource Network (PALRN), working with the Pennsylvania Department of Health will send a Certified Dare 2B Tick Aware representative here to help us learn how to prevent tick bites and Lyme/tick-borne diseases.  Covered topics to include, Preventing Tick Bites, Acting if bitten by a Tick, Recognizing early symptoms, and when to seek help if you think you are sick.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    

The program is free, but registration is required!  Interested parties can register in person, by calling the library at 766-0171, or emailing the library at simpson@cumberlandcountylibraries.org.

 

 

 

Wednesday, August 15, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

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