Tagged Content: Diseases

Tick-borne Diseases

Lyme Disease Lyme Disease, also known as Lyme Borreliosis, is the number one tick-borne disease transmitted in California with an average of 200 cases per year. This disease is caused by the bacterial spirochete, Borrelia burgdorferi. Incubation: period 3 to 30 days. Acute Symptoms … Continue reading

Mosquito Borne Diseases

West Nile Virus West Nile Virus is the number one mosquito transmitted disease in the United States. The disease is caused by a mosquito transmitted virus. West Nile Virus is a mosquito-borne disease that was introduced to North America in 1999 … Continue reading