Things We've Read: Week of Jul 3rd, 2017

With A Tick Boom, It's Not Just Lyme Disease You Have To Fear (NY Times): Reduce risks by doing tick checks and being aware of what early symptoms are like!

This Baby May Have Received The World's First Genderless ID (Refinery29): "Searyl Atli Doty, a baby born in British Columbia this past November, has recently been issued a healthcare card that doesn't mark their gender as either male or female, a report from CBC states."

'I’m Not Full American Because I’m Not White’ (Huff Post): One dad's thoughts on being an American of color in response to his daughter's statement (see title).

Eating Sugar During Pregnancy Is Linked to Kids' Allergies (Time): A preliminary study showed an association between high maternal sugar consumption and allergic asthma.