What Do You Know About Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever?
Tick control in Columbia, MD and any other part of the American continent is a major concern. That’s because these pests are disease vectors, transmitting deadly diseases if not managed properly. But for the residents of Columbia, MD, also named […]Read More
A Quick Look at Factors Encouraging Tick Multiplication
Whenever you face a life-threatening situation, it is vital to establish your survival strategy. This could mean considering a flight or fight response. Most times, your choice will depend on your strength and that of your opponent. For example, your […]Read More
A Tick-Related Disease Glenelg, MD Residents Should Be Wary Of
You would think that the 2-year life cycle of a tick limits its chances of causing harm. Unfortunately, this is not the case. A single female tick can lay up to 10,000 eggs. Moreover, it is during the nymph stage […]Read More
University of Maryland Urges People To Send Ticks for Testing!
Spending time outside in the warmer months is an opportunity to become closer to nature. Venturing out on hikes, discovering new walking trails and enjoying the fresh air, are an excellent way to spend your free time. However, not all […]Read More
Were Ticks Intended To Be Used As Bioweapons?
Ticks can be deadly. They transmit disease and can cause serious illness or even death. However, there might be another dangerous factor to add into the equation. This week House lawmakers have made an amendment to the National Defense Authorization […]Read More
Maryland Prepares for Rise in Lyme
Ticks are at their most active at this time of year, so you need to be aware of them, especially in Maryland. You need to know how to protect yourselves, and what to do if you discover that you’ve been […]Read More
Marylanders Beware of the Long-horned Tick
The new species of tick that has invaded the Eastern United States is raising a lot of questions as to whether it could also be a transmitter of Lyme disease. The long-horned tick has spread rapidly across the U.S, causing […]Read More
100% of the U.S is Now Subject to Lyme Disease
Here’s some shocking news folks, but by no means surprising really, considering how rapidly Lyme disease has been travelling across the U.S. A report has been released that 100% of the United States is now subject to this tick borne […]Read More
Teen Triumphs With Tick Tracker App
A teenager who was bitten by a tick and contracted Lyme disease has been the lead in the design of ‘Tick Tracker’ an application for mobile devices that can help to track and report ticks. Olivia Goodreau has been asked to […]Read More
Ticks Are Joining Us For Thanksgiving!
Ticks are not just a cause for concern during the warmer months. As we experience a drop in temperature, these tiny, troublesome ticks are still hanging around and as Thanksgiving approaches, they may just stay around to join the celebrations […]Read More