Coping: Coping with Tick-Borne Diseases, 1st Edition

  • Marcia Amidon Lusted
  • Published By: Rosen Young Adult
  • ISBN-10: 150818738X
  • ISBN-13: 9781508187387
  • DDC: 614.4
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 112 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2020 | Published/Released December 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2020

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Ticks used to be just another mildly annoying insect, but ticks are known to cause some of the worst illnesses that people and animals can contract. There's Lyme disease, Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever, and more, making ticks are a real danger to anyone who plays, works, or simply goes outside. In this authoritative guide, readers learn important information on how ticks can infect people, what to do if they bite, and how to avoid them in the first place. As ticks broaden their ranges, this information is more important than ever for protecting ourselves.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: One Summer in Connecticut.
2: The Trouble with Ticks.
3: A Serious Problem.
4: Tick-Bite Triage.
5: Dealing with an Epidemic.
For More Information.
For Further Reading.
About the Author.
Photo Credits.