Learn about Lyme disease, its causes, symptoms, risks, treatment and prevention. Also find information on surveillance and guidance for health professionals.
Services and information
Explore the causes of Lyme disease, how it is spread and where it is found.
Learn about the symptoms, what to look for and what to do if you become ill.
Find out what the risks are and who is most at risk.
Access information on how Lyme disease is diagnosed and treated.
Learn how Lyme disease can be prevented.
Discover how Lyme disease is monitored.
Learn how to identify and remove a tick from your body, and how to submit it for identification and testing.
Find detailed information for health professionals.
Find resources to raise awareness about protecting yourself and others from Lyme disease.
What we are doing
- National Lyme Disease Surveillance in Canada 2013
- National Lyme Disease Surveillance in Canada 2009-2012
- Borrelia burgdorferi - Material Safety Data Sheets
- Canada Communicable Disease Report, Volume 40-11, May 29, 2014
Laws & Regulations
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