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Ehrlichiosis Infection — Symptoms Resemble Covid-19 or the Flu

The Culprit for This Disease May Be in Your Backyard

Ehrlichiosis prevalence in the U.S- Photo via CDC website

What is Ehrlichiosis?

Ehrlichiosis is an infectious disease caused by the bacterium, ehrlichia chaffeensis , ehrlichia ewingii, and ehrlichia muris eauclairensis. The bacteria is carried by ticks, and transmitted to humans and…

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Hunter Cabot

Hunter Cabot

Dancing with 7 billion beautiful souls on a rolling Big Blue Marble, and somehow managing to keep my balance! Peace out. Editor of The Big Blue Marble