With warming temperatures and thus, more regions growing to become increasingly habitable, climate change is creating a more livable environment for vectors that spread infectious, and often sever, diseases. In recent years, this spread has been very evident in Canada with the northern advance of ticks.
Bacteria are found everywhere! They’re in the soil, water, air, our homes, food, and even us. While most bacteria are good, many are also responsible for making us sick – sometimes fatally.