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US: Lyme disease experts warn ticks are spreading

Researchers are warning of a possible surge in tick-borne diseases in the United States this summer. A warming climate increases the likelihood that ticks will spread across the country – and that raises concerns of a public health crisis.

Researchers are warning of a possible surge in tick-borne diseases in the United States this summer.

A warming climate increases the likelihood that ticks will spread across the country – and that raises concerns of a public health crisis.

Al Jazeera’s Kristen Saloomey reports from Millbrook, upstate New York.