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Funding to help tick-borne disease initiative | Local

The most recent statistics from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) show that Pennsylvania has a high incidence rate of Lyme disease cases.

Thanks to a $995,000 grant secured by U.S. Representative John Joyce, multiple departments at Juniata College, along with many community partners, will now be able to find ways to combat the public health threat that transmitted diseases by ticks pose to residents and visitors to Huntingdon County. .