Lyme disease

Learn about Lyme disease, its causes, symptoms, risks, treatment, prevention and surveillance. Also find information for health professionals.

Causes

Learn about the causes of the disease, how it is spread, and where it is found.

Symptoms

Learn about the symptoms, what to look for and what to do if you become ill.

Risks

Learn what the risks are and who is most at risk.

Treatment and testing

Learn how the disease is diagnosed and how it is treated.

Prevention

Learn how the disease can be prevented and how to reduce tick habitats near your home.

Surveillance

Learn about surveillance for the disease in Canada.

Remove and submit ticks for testing

Learn how to identify and remove a tick from your body and how to submit it for identification and testing.

Health professionals

See information for health professionals.

Awareness material

Download these resources and spread the word.

What we are doing

Date modified: