If you think that recent nighttime temperatures dropping into the 20's is going to kill off the adult deer ticks crawling just about everywhere these days... well, think again!
in News > Does "killing frost" kill deer ticks?
With more ticks in more places than ever before, there's never been a more appropriate time to raise your tick literacy. Update - April 8,2014: Webinar now available at your convenience with The Tick Guy, Dr. Thomas Mather.
in News > All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series
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
News > The Leonard Lopate Show - Please Explain: Ticks
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.
in FAQ > Boston.com Daily Dose Live Chat Recap
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.
Prevention > TickSmart™ Products