Tag Archive: Tick-borne illness

Monday, April 27, 2015 9:36 pm

Tick Season…A Watchful Eye Can Prevent Lyme and Other Disease

Spring… A time to embrace the great outdoors! The first few weeks of Spring often seem a blur as we scramble to rework our schedules to accommodate the sudden burst of outdoor activities. Sports practices, meets, and games Yard cleaning, pruning and planting Exercising, exploring, and sight-seeing Spring is an invigorating time of year. With so much that is new and exciting, it is no wonder so many of us get lost in the moment and momentarily forget that it is also Tick Season. Ticks… stealth opportunists of the great outdoors. Ticks are small arachnids belonging to the order Parasitiformes. They...

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