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July 24, 2000
AWARENESS KEY TO REDUCING RISK OF LYME DISEASE
Informational Pamphlet Available
Nassau County Legislator Richard J. Nicolello (R-New Hyde Park) advises residents that awareness is key to reducing the risk of contracting Lyme disease or other tick-borne diseases. "With the warm summer months families spend more times outdoors locally or away visiting families or friends on vacation. Awareness of your surroundings and appropriate dress are important to preventing Lyme Disease," said Legislator Nicolello.
The Nassau County Health Department provides the following advice: