Don't Miss Dr. Roizen's Radio Show -- Saturday, October 26, 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. (EST). Tune in to hear tickborne disease expert Thomas Mather, PhD to learn more about the risks and how to protect yourself and your family.
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The Leonard Lopate Show interviews Dr. Thomas Mather and Dr. Thomas Daniels. They discuss
those blood-sucking arachnids called ticks that can spread disease and how to protect against tick bites and prevent tick-borne disease
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On Monday, July 15 at 11a.m. EST, Dr. Tom Mather, director of URI’s Center for Vector-Borne Disease and its TickEncounter Resource Center, answered questions
about tick bite protection and prevention of tick-transmitted diseases during a Live Chat on Boston.com.
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URI Professor Tom Mather and his team began their annual tick counting on Tuesday, as the team researched the effectiveness of yard tick treatments.
Channel 12, WPRI caught up with Dr. Mather and his tick crew while sampling at one of 75 yards in South Kingston, Rhode Island.
in News > Memorial Day marked start of tick season
Can't find the right tick repellent clothes to fit your style or work situation? Did you know you can have your current wardrobe professionally treated with 0.5% permethrin, an invisible, odorless, EPA registered tick repellent that remains effective through 70 washes? Insect Shield LLC provides a service that does just that.
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TickSmart™ Daily TickCheck Cards help prevent disease by reminding people to do a daily tick check.
Daily TickCheck Cards show blacklegged ticks in full color, as well as the other common human biting ticks. Check every time you're in the shower or sitting on the toilet.
Organizations, camps, schools, businesses, or individuals can Get TickSmart by using TickCheck Cards.
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After the tick-apocalypse of 2012, do you have a plan to stay TickSafe this tick season. Rhode Island Senior Senator Jack Reed, URI TickGuy Thomas Mather, and Tick Control Professional Dave Mendell joined forces to kick off the state's newest tickborne disease prevention program that encourages citizens to Get TickSmart/RI.
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