Health experts are again warning the public about a relatively new tick-borne disease that has now claimed two lives—one in Oklahoma, the other in Tennessee.
An Oklahoma man has died after acquiring the Heartland virus, making him the second person in the U.S. to die after coming down with the illness, state health officials said Tuesday.
People are getting sick from tick bites from the Lone Star tick, a small brown tick identified by a white mark in the middle of its back.
We get on the topic of ticks talked with Andy Cohen about his wild life and had a musical visit with singer Michael Feistein.
The ticks were found in the Central part of St. Louis County between the Manchester and Webster Groves area.
The warmer weather means ticks are getting hungry, so check yourself or your family members if you’re spending a lot of time outside.
An MU researcher says the bug bites and allergens are starting about two to three weeks ahead of schedule this year.
Ehrlichia common in Missouri.