I'm from Eastern Europe, Romania, how likely is it possible to be bitten by an infected tick and get lyme? Summer is around the corner and we have tons of ticks there, and I also own dogs which can carry ticks. And if detected in time, is it possible to treat it?
i just read about a tick whose bite can make you allergic to meat!
to be fair birds and fish are still ok but that evil little bastard can make you unable to eat bacon, steak, or bacon wrapped steak!
KILL IT! KILL IT WITH FIRE!!!
Damn ticks. I live in red zone for ticks, means there's high chance for diseases like borreliosis and meningitis. In worst case you can end on a wheelchair. Every year i hear of someone from my town who is affected by it and to no surprise because at the right spot i can 'collect' +10 ticks in...
Tick Removal With Tweezers
Every field first aid kit should have a pair of fine pointed tweezers. These special tweezers serve a dual purpose roll - they are good for removing small splinters and for tick removal.
It is very important that the tick not be crushed while being removed. If the...
Went on a little hiking trip today (videos will be posted later). When I got home I felt something crawling under my shirt.
I reached over my shoulder, pinched what ever it was, had my wife take my shirt off and went to the sink.