Resources

Tick Borne Disease Alliance
tbdalliance.org/

Centers for Disease Control – Tick Information
www.cdc.gov/ticks/diseases

LymeDisease.org
www.lymedisease.org

Department of Entomology, NC State University
www.cals.ncsu.edu/entomology

Interactive Lyme Disease Map
www.cdc.gov/lyme/stats/maps/interactiveMaps.html

North Carolina Department of Public Health Tick-Borne Illness Information, including link to State Surveillance and Report Data
Learn More…

NC State – College of Veterinary Medicine
Vector Borne Disease Diagnostic LabYes, your pets can get tick-borne illnesses, too.
www.cvm.ncsu.edu/vhc/csds/ticklab.html

Disease Maps, United States
http://diseasemaps.usgs.gov

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
www.epa.gov/opp00001/factsheets/chemicals/deet.htm

Infections Disease Society of America (IDSA)
10 Facts You Should Know About Lyme Disease
www.idsociety.org/Lyme_Facts/

Infectious Disease Society of America (IDSA)
2006 Guidelines for Lyme Disease (2006)
www.idsociety.org/uploadedFiles/IDSA/Guidelines-Patient_Care/PDF_Library/Lyme%20Disease.pdf 

International Lyme and Associated Diseases Society (ILADS)
Research on Lyme and Co-Infections are presented on this website

www.ilads.org

Lyme Research Alliance
www.lymeresearchalliance.org/ 

Lyme Disease Association, Inc.
http://www.lymediseaseassociation.org

One Health Initiative
http://www.onehealthinitiative.com/mission.php

One Health Initiative Mission Statement
Recognizing that human and animal health and mental health (via the human-animal bond phenomenon) are inextricably linked, One Health seeks to promote, improve, and defend the health and well-being of all species by enhancing cooperation and collaboration between physicians, veterinarians, and other scientific health professionals and by promoting strengths in leadership and management to achieve these goals.

NC Mosquito & Vector Control Association

http://www.ncmvca.org

National Tick-Borne Disease Advocates
www.nt-bda.org/index.html

National Research Fund for Tick-Borne Diseases, Inc.
http://nrftd.org/

Columbia University Lyme and Tick-Borne Diseases Research Center
www.columbia-lyme.org/ 

Open Eye Pictures – Under Our Skin (Film)
underourskin.com/

The Armed Forces Pest Management Board
http://www.afpmb.org/

The Tick Encounter Resource Center
This has a lot of information pertinent to the Northeast but still useful to southern regions, especially that on prevention.
http://www.tickencounter.org/

 

Historical Links

Pennslyvania Lyme Disease Association booklet
http://www.lymepa.org/Basics2007v1.2Rev.pdf