Archive | May, 2017

Help! I Found a Tick on My Child!

by Lyndsey M. Carlson, RPA-C Exposure to ticks and tick-borne illnesses increases in warmer weather, typically from April to September. Avoiding high grass and wooded areas helps prevent tick bites. It is also recommended to wear a repellent containing 30% DEET. Checking you and your child’s skin and hair thoroughly after outside play is also helpful.  In the […]

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