Lyme disease experts fear disease explosion

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A warming climate has health officials worried that tick populations are already spreading, bringing with them the germs that can lead to Lyme disease.

Green party leader Elizabeth May is planning to introduce a private member’s bill in Parliament calling for a Canadian strategy on Lyme disease.

“A lot of Canadians are oblivious to the fact that getting bitten by a tick can ruin their lives,” she says.

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