Tagged With Tick

A grapefruit-scented perfume ingredient that's toxic to ticks and mosquitoes is the first new insect repellent to be approved in a decade


6 simple steps to remove a tick correctly and prevent tick-borne illness


How to spot and treat a tick bite — and what to do you if you have a tick-borne illness



The symptoms of Lyme disease and why it's important to pay attention to them


6 ways ticks can make you sick or kill you, from Lyme disease to the Powassan virus


Lawmaker from a Lyme-plagued district demands to know if DoD scientists ever used infected ticks as weapons



A mother is warning others about life-threatening tick bites after her 2-year-old was hospitalized: 'He wailed because it hurt so badly to be touched'


A tick crawled into a boy's inner ear while he was playing outside, and he needed surgery to remove it


23 health stories that terrified us in 2018


A major climate report predicts West Nile virus and other insect-borne diseases will become far more common in the US


One bite from this tick could ruin red meat for the rest of your life


The CDC posted a disturbing image of ticks on top of a poppyseed muffin, and people are freaked out



A little-known tick-borne infection could have permanent or fatal consequences


An ancient tick found in amber contains monkey blood from 20 to 30 million years ago