Category Archives: Deer Ticks

3 Deer Myths that Have Been Debunked

Deer aren’t all that mysterious, and we are all familiar with these lovely wild animals. But sometimes our information is out-of-date, and we continue to believe old myths about deer that have actually been debunked. Myth #1: Deer are Harmless … Continue reading

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Lyme Disease on the Rise and Stevia Could Offer Cure

According to an article on Foxnews.com: “Stevia, a common coffee sweetener, could be a possible cure for Lyme disease after tests conducted by a Connecticut professor and her students showed it was most effective in treating the tick-borne illness. Professor … Continue reading

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What You Should Know About Deer Ticks and Lyme Disease

The Deer Tick ( Ixodes scapularis), sometimes called the ┬áblacklegged tick, is a hard-bodied tick of the eastern and northern Midwestern United States. ┬áThe parasitic insect has earned its name for their propensity to feed on white-tailed deer, however, the … Continue reading

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