Posted by Kristi Grahl

I love being outdoors and can't wait until spring, butthis articleon MSNBC was enough to give me pause. Everyone knows about Lyme disease, but what about anaplasmosis and babesiosis? I'm so glad to know lower Michigan is a hotbed for these tick-borne illnesses. Sheesh. Be careful out there, and be sure to check for ticks every time you return from the field!

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