The Powassan virus is the latest tick-borne illness to be found on Cape Cod

The Powassan virus is the latest tick-borne illness to be found on Cape Cod

The Powassan virus is the latest tick-borne illness to be found on Cape Cod, and it could be potentially deadly. Tick expert Larry Dapsis, an entomologist with the Cape Cod Cooperative Extension, talks with Channel 18’s Sarah Colvin about the discovery of this virus, efforts to increase the amount of ticks tested on Cape Cod, and ways you can protect yourself.

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April 29, 2016