WEST MILFORD — The West Milford Health Department, in conjunction with Chilton Medical Center, will be having a Lyme disease and Tick borne diseases panel on Thursday, June 8.Not only can a bite from a tick transmit Lyme disease but ticks carry other diseases as well. Learn how to protect yourself from ticks, be able to recognize the symptoms of a tick borne disease, and more.

The expert panel will share their knowledge regarding prevention, diagnosis, symptoms, and treatment of Lyme disease and tick borne diseases. There will also be a question and answer session at the end of the panel.

Join the health department on June 8 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the West Milford Council Chambers in the town hall meeting room, 1480 Union Valley Road, West Milford.

Have your questions answered.

This event is free and registration is not required. Any questions, contact Jessica Kelly, health educator at 973-831-5455.