A tick that makes people vomit when they eat red meat is spreading across America. A single bite from the lone star tick can trigger a lifelong allergy known as alpha-gal (AGS) syndrome, he said The Telegraph. “Before my diagnosis, I loved bacon cheeseburgers,” said Keith Tremel of Maryland, who has the allergy. “My wife and two kids both like bacon, and my son likes steak, so cooking it can be a bit of an ordeal for them.”
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https://www.theweek.co.uk/news/world-news/956610/tick-that-makes-you-allergic-to-meat-is-spreading-across-us Tick that makes you allergic to meat is spreading in the US