Further Reading


We would like to use this section to educate you on the context of the tick population and the risks, symptoms, and stories of people dealing with the most infamous vector that they carry: Lyme disease.

I would like to start off this section with the very well-written article for the general reader that appeared in Edible East End last year (2017), "What We Talk About When We Talk About Lyme Disease on Long Island" by Kelly Ann Smith.

 

"What We Talk About When We Talk About Lyme Disease on Long Island" by Kelly Ann Smith

Illustration by Layla Ehsan

Illustration by Layla Ehsan