Post Tagged with: "ticks"

Navy veterinarian Lt. Matt Swain removes ticks from a puppy during a routine health checkup. Photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Eric. C. Tretter

PHCE offers guidance on how to stay tick-free this year

 As people spend more time outdoors, so do many insects and pests.

April 12, 2019 ×
Navy veterinarian Lt. Matt Swain removes ticks from a puppy during a routine health checkup. Photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Eric. C. Tretter

Protect your family against tick-borne illnesses this spring

Spring fever is in the air and as temperatures start to rise, we aren’t the only ones coming out of hibernation.

April 11, 2018 ×
Army public health promotes free tick-testing program

Army public health promotes free tick-testing program

The Army Public Health Center (Provisional) provides a tick identification and testing service for DOD health clinics.

July 18, 2016 ×
Enjoy summer in Stuttgart. Photo by Martin Stollberg

Avoid Lyme disease, tick-borne encephalitis

Lyme disease and tick-borne encephalitis are common to Germany and, in some areas such as Baden-Württemberg and Bavaria, are prevalent.

But all can be prevented with some simple precautions. 

May 17, 2012 ×