Ticks are known for literally sucking the blood from all types of animals…including humans. They are also carriers of the horrible Lyme disease, which affects more and more people every day. One farmer learned the hard way just how dangerous these parasites are…
#2 Mysterious Death
After the farmer was bitten by a tick, he mysteriously died, leaving doctors to research and determine his cause of death. Months later, they were SHOCKED to learn what exactly killed the man…
#3 Bourbon Virus
The CDC learned the farmer was infected with an unknown virus now named the “Bourbon Virus.” The illness was given this name because that’s the town the farmer lived and died. So far, he is the only reported case.
#4 Seen In Other Countries
Infectious disease expert Dr. Dana Hawkinson says, “It’s genome is similar to viruses that have been found in Europe, Africa and Asia, but it has never been identified in the western hemisphere, certainly nothing we’ve ever seen here.”