Bacterial and viral infections have many things in common. Both types of infections are caused by microbes (bacteria and viruses) and are spread by things such as coughing and sneezing, contact with infected people, surfaces, food, water, pets, livestock, or insects such as fleas and ticks.
Ticks are a part of outdoor life in Arkansas, and sometimes, a tick bite can lead to illness. Read on for what you need to know about tick-related illnesses.
Community outreach is an important part of the Baptist Health 2020 Strategic Plan because serving more Arkansans, improving the health of communities, partnering with community organizations, and expanding the healing ministry are important components of delivering on Baptist Health’s mission and belief.