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Lyme disease facts
Did you know that Lyme disease is one of the fastest growing infectious diseases in the United States, with over 300,000 new cases each year?
The greatest incidence of Lyme disease is among children.
In California, the Western black-legged tick, which transmits Lyme disease to humans and animals has been found in 56 of 58 counties.
Diagnostic tests for Lyme disease are unreliable; left untreated Lyme is a debilitating disease.
In California, tick season is year round.