The Dangers of Lyme Disease

Posted Jan. 10, 2014, at 4:20 p.m.

Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014 9 a.m. to 9 a.m.

Location: MDI YMCA, 21 Park Street, Bar Harbor, Maine

For more information: Angela Balacco; 207-288-3511;

Everyone is welcome to join featured speaker Dr. Blake Russo to learn about the dangers of Lyme Disease and how to remain safe while enjoying the outdoors. The lecture focuses on transmission, diagnosis, clinical presentation, and treatment, with a question and answer session. Dr. Russo looks forward to meeting anyone who has been affected by this devastating disease or anyone who is curious about the history of Lyme disease and its progression in the area.

This event is part of MDI YMCA’s Talks and Walks series. It is free, at the MDI YMCA, and open to the public. After the talk, participants are welcome to use the Y facility.

For more information, call 207-288-3511.