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,...
Ticks and Red Meat Allergies

Ticks and Red Meat Allergies

There is never any good news relating to ticks. Tick populations are either growing, or another tick-related illness has been discovered, or both. Not long ago researchers discovered that tick bites can cause bite victims to become allergic to red meat, also known as...