Before You Go Outdoors

Before You Go Outdoors

Before you go outdoors in the months when ticks are most active, you should ask yourself all of the following questions!
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How can I make my clothing and gear repel ticks?

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What tick repellent should I wear?

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How should I safely remove a tick?

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How big (or small) are ticks?

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Where do ticks live?

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When are ticks most active, and how do they find hosts?

A Lyme Discussion with Dr. Kim Lentz, ILC Board Member

ILC board member, Dr. Kim Lentz, was interviewed on the Pat Sullivan Home & Garden Show on May 4, 2024. They discussed a range of topics including the history of Lyme disease, signs of Lyme disease and current treatments, the prevalence of ticks in Indiana, and what to do if you find a tick has attached to you or a loved one. Listen to the interview below.


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