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Panel Presentation: Lyme and Tick Borne Diseases: Awareness, Prevention, Treatment.

May 21 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

May is Lyme Disease Awareness month and the Belfast Free Library will host a Lyme and tick-borne disease educational panel featuring Dr Elizabeth Yori, ND of Heritage Natural Medicine,  Paula Jackson Jones, President & Co-founder of Midcoast Lyme Disease Support & Education (MLDSE) and Paul McFarland, Owner of Tick Talk Maine. The panel presentation will take place Tuesday May 21st at 6:30pm.

The panel will cover tick species in Maine and the diseases they carry, how to protect yourself against having a tick encounter as well steps to take if one is bitten by a tick; from risk exposure to diagnosing to treatment. The deer ticks are out and increasing in numbers! This free presentation is a good opportunity to get informed.

Details

Date:
May 21
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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Venue

Abbott Room

Organizer

Belfast Free Library
Phone:
2073383884
Email:
bharrington@belfastlibrary.org
Website:
https://belfastlibrary.org/