Our "Help Line" Nurse, Rebecca Young, RN, BSN, fielded 750 calls from the public in 2019. Callers receive expert advice on tick removal, help understanding laboratory results, and, when appropriate, referrals to physicians and other medical professionals. Calls to the Regional Tick-Borne Disease Resource Center originate from all over New York State, the U.S., and also internationally.
If you have a question about ticks, call Rebecca at (631) 726-TICK.
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|Food Allergy Triggered by Tick Bites||Erin McGintee, MD||July 29, 2020|
|Lyme Arthritis||Heidi Roppelt, MD||March 2020|
|Babesiosis||Jorge Benach, PhD||June 2020|
|Lyme Carditis||Travis Bench, MD||October 2019|