Article: Do mosquitoes spread Lyme disease?

Article: Do mosquitoes spread Lyme disease?

Do mosquitoes spread Lyme disease? Lyme disease causing Borrelia spirochetes can survive in the tick midgut. Mosquitoes, lice and other insects have a different way of digesting their blood meal. This midgut environment of other insects is hostile to b. burgdorferi. The digestion process in the midgut

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Article: Tick, flea and mosquito bite prevention

Article: Tick, flea and mosquito bite prevention

Tick, flea and mosquito prevention May is Lyme disease awareness month. According to a recent publication of the CDC tick and mosquito infections are on the rise. Climate change, increased travel, increased surveillance and lack of vaccines are mentioned as reasons for the rise of these infections.

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