AP article reminds Maine residents of tick testing service
The Associated Press published an article reminding Maine residents that the University of Maine Cooperative Extension Tick Lab offers a tick testing service. Anyone who has been bitten by a tick can send it to the lab to be tested for Lyme disease, anaplasmosis and babesia. Tests cost $15 per tick for Maine residents, according to AP. Bangor Daily News, Portland Press Herald, News Center Maine, U.S. News & World Report, WGME (Channel 13 in Portland) and New Haven Register carried the AP article.