Tag: Tick Removal
Disease-Carrying Ticks May Have Migrated To Alaska
We all know that ticks are a threat to many Americans, and they are becoming more threatening with each passing year. It is well known that tick populations are most abundant with the American northeast, and they are becoming increasingly problematic in the south, the Midwest and the northwest. Although populations of disease-carrying ticks may…Read More
New Tick-Borne Viruses Are Discovered In…..Antarctica?
New Tick-Borne Viruses Are Discovered In…..Antarctica? When it comes to animal life in Arctic regions, the only image that comes to mind is of a penguin. Certainly insects could never survive in freezing cold arctic regions, right? Actually, a select few insect species do dwell within arctic regions, and a species of tick is among…Read More
Soon It May Become Illegal For School Officials To Hide Situations Where Ticks Are Found On Students
Soon It May Become Illegal For School Officials To Hide Situations Where Ticks Are Found On Students You may think that school in the United States are legally obligated to report situations involving ticks found on the skin of students to parents. Sadly, you would be wrong. Every once in a while ticks are found…Read More