Tag: natural tick repellent

Beyond Lyme: Acknowledging the Full Spectrum of Tick-Borne Illnesses

A graphic of a tick with multiple diseases around it.

Tick-borne diseases are a growing concern, especially with the increasing prevalence of ticks in many regions. While Lyme disease often takes center stage in discussions about tick-borne illnesses, it’s crucial to be aware of other potentially dangerous diseases transmitted by ticks. In fact, certain ticks, such as the deer tick, can transmit more than one… Read more »

Natural Ways to Keep Your Yard Tick-Free

A kid playing with a puppy in a yard

It’s important to keep your yard and family tick-free. Nobody wants to come in from a nice day in the yard to find that they, their pet, or their family has been bitten by a tick. And while many think harsh chemical pesticides are the answer- they can cause adverse reactions in both humans and… Read more »