Ticks and Lyme Disease

Whether you’re on a hike or in your backyard, ticks can be lurking nearby. Learn about tick bites and signs of Lyme disease.

The hand holds a glass jar with an adult deer tick in it. Ticks can be carriers of tick-borne encephalitis or Lyme disease very dangerous to humans.

12 “Innocent” Tick Mistakes That Are Putting Your Health in Danger

Being vigilant about ticks takes a lot more than keeping your lawn short, scanning your arms, or wearing long pants on a hike.