How to Remove a Tick
If a tick is removed within 24 hours, the chances of it transmitting Lyme disease or other infections are less.
Safe tick removal methods:
- Method 1: Intradermal Blister
- Method 2: Straw and Knot
- Method 3: Tweezers
- Method 4: Tick-Removal Tool/Kit
Not all tick removal methods are safe. Certain removal methods may increase your chances of contracting Lyme disease.
Safe Tick Removal
Watch TV news series on Lyme disease…. Lyme and Reason
Segment 1 LYME AND REASON: THE CAUSE AND CONSEQUENCE OF LYME DISEASE
Segment 2 LYME AND REASON: BATTLES AND BREAKTHROUGHS AGAINST LYME
Segment 3 LYME & REASON 2.0: LYME DISEASE & THE VOICES OF CHANGE
Segment 4 LYME & REASON: THE POWER OF INNOVATION
Segment 5 LYME & REASON: DR. KRISTEN HONEY