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Tue October 22, 2013
Ticknado: Coming To A Yard Near You
Sharknado? For wimps. Ticknado? Run for cover!
But it's no laughing matter, says Tom Mather, resident tick expert at the University of Rhode Island. Fall means the return of disease-carrying deer ticks for a bit before the coldest temperatures finally send them underground. And that means there's still a risk of catching Lyme and other tick-borne diseases.