An allergic reaction to alpha-gal, a complex sugar found in red meat, caused by a Lone Star tick bite is now the most common known cause of anaphylaxis.
Incidence of tickborne infections in the U.S. has risen significantly in the past 10 years, and it’s crucial to develop vaccines to prevent them.
Substances in mosquito saliva trigger immune system responses that can increase the severity of the diseases they transmit, like Zika virus, West Nile, malaria, and dengue fever.
Bugs Yuck! I found that my pantry had come under attack by some sort of bug so I’ve been in the process of clearing that area out. I’ve tossed several food products that had become infested, although I still need to go through the spice jars to deter...