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Lyme disease reported in Monroe Co.

Updated: Wednesday, July 9 2014, 05:00 PM EDT

Monroe County, N.Y. – Cases of Lyme disease are being reported in Monroe County.

The Monroe County Health Department said there are 18 confirmed cases so far this year.

Lyme disease is a bacterial infection transmitted through tick bites.

The health department will be placing signs in parks making people aware of the dangers of ticks.

Lyme disease reported in Monroe Co.


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