Western black-legged tick is said to be common to Clallam County.
By Rob Ollikainen
Peninsula Daily News - 2013
"Locke issued a Borrelia burgdorferi
[bacteria that causes Lyme disease] pathogen detection and Lyme disease
surveillance advisory to health care providers this week." UNDETECTED
LYME DISEASE CAN MAKE LIFE MISERABLE Seattle Post-Intelligencer - Wednesday, July 6,
Author: John de Yonge P-I Columnist
been a while since I've had a tick on me, but the next time I do, I'm
going to gently tweezer the little devil off of my skin and plop its
unsquashed carcass into a jigger of gin or other alcohol for pickling
That's in case in a few days or a few weeks a rash
circles outward from the tick bite. Or with or without rash, it seems
like the flu has hit with chills, fever, sore throat, fatigue. Or with
or without any of these symptoms, one's joints feel as if an imp was
beating on them with a ball-peen hammer.