Can Ticks be Tested for Lyme Disease in Southeastern Massachusetts?

Yes. Absolutely ticks can be tested and you should take advantage of it whenever you remove a tick from you, a child, or your pet. Living in Massachusetts means living with the threat of tick bites and Lyme disease whenever venturing outdoors. Because of the threat, most residents know someone…

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More Mice Last Summer Could Mean More Ticks & Lyme Disease This Summer in Southeastern Massachusetts

My Fox Boston reported last week that 2017 is expected to be a hazardous year for Lyme Disease. The reason? Mice. An increase in mouse populations in 2016 is a key indicator for the tick population and Lyme disease risk the following summer. Ecologist’s count the mice and use those numbers…

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