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28-Feb-12, 03:20
The Caithness Business Index (http://www.caithness-business.co.uk) has posted the following article:

Increased Risk Of Tick Borne Disease

Tick-borne disease charity BADA-UK (Borreliosis and Associated Diseases Awareness-UK) and its Patron, TV Bushcraft and Survival expert Ray Mears, are warning both outdoor workers and outdoor-pursuits enthusiasts to be vigilant about a potential increased risk of tick bites this spring. The charity is using its annual awareness campaign Tick Bite Prevention Week (26 March - 1 April) www.tickbitepreventionweek.org to highlight the health risks that ticks pose, especially following the recent EU ban of the herbicide Asulam. ... [Read Full Article (http://www.caithness-business.co.uk/article.php?id=2833)]