Tips To Avoid Tick Bites!

Tips To Avoid Tick Bites!

Always apply an insect repellant containing DEET, picaridin, IR3535 or oil of lemon eucalyptus when spending time outdoors, and reapply as directed on the label. Wear long pants, long-sleeved shirts and closed-toe shoes when outdoors. Choose light colored clothing...
America’s Rising Tick Population

America’s Rising Tick Population

  The fact that tick-borne diseases are increasing dramatically within the United States is not news to anybody. However, the problem with ticks is more serious than a mere increase in tick-borne infection rates. Of course, the most well known tick-borne disease,...

Tick Season Has Officially Arrived

It seems that just about everyone is happy to see the winter weather behind us, and the warm summer days ahead of us. However, this joy can be short lived if you fall victim to a vector-borne disease, such as Lyme disease or the Zika virus. This coming summer has a...