Sunday, 27 May 2018

How To Remove a Tick 

• Please do not burn or use any substance on tick
• Do not grasp, squeeze or twist the body of the tick
• Make sure you grasp the tick close to the skin with tweezers
• Pull tick straight out
a tick on skin,about 4 mm(female) ,Jena,Germany
a tick on skin,about 4 mm(female) Jena,Germany
(Photo credit: Wikipedia)
• Use antiseptic on skin
• Disinfect hands thoroughly
• Always keep Tick for testing

NB: Always see a Lyme Friendly Dr for possible diagnosis, testing and treatment, especially if tick parts remain in the skin after removal.