Tag: Lyme Disease

Blacklegged tick crawling across someone's skin

Don’t Panic! Here’s What to Do If You’re Bitten By a Tick

With the upcoming summer season, outdoors-y types will be visiting campgrounds, hiking trails and woodlands across North America. While we fully advocate getting out and…

Health alert: Is Lyme disease a real concern

Hanging out in the outdoors can expose us to any number of pests, from mosquitoes, to poison oak and ticks. Ticks, while small, can cause…

You found a tick: What to do now

One of the biggest concerns to exploring the outdoors is exposure. You are vulnerable to the elements, wildlife, the sun, and even run the risk…

Quick tick removal guide

With spring in full swing, the ticks are out and ready to bite! If you are unfortunate enough to get bitten by one of these…

Tips To Handle Those Rare Tick-Borne Diseases

Paul Pinkerton

“The biggest myth about tick-borne diseases is that every tick carries the Lyme disease pathogen, when in fact, only one tick species in the Eastern…

Study finds 33% of ticks in Western Pennsylvania carried Lyme disease

Doug Williams

If we had to make a list of some of the stealthiest diseases of all time, Lyme disease has to be in the top group…

The basics about protecting yourself from ticks & Lyme Disease

Doug Williams

Lyme disease. The warnings about this tick-borne disease started in the 1970s and had grown to become a noticeable problem in the years since with…