Ticks & Lyme Disease
Although Lyme disease is relatively uncommon in the UK, the number of cases is increasing steadily. People working in or visiting mountain, moorland or woodland are at risk of being infected via tick bites and should take that risk extremely seriously.
Learn about ticks and the correct way to remove them from your skin. Also learn how to identify the first signs of Lyme Disease, and if you have them, see your doctor immediately.
ABOUT LYME DISEASE Excellent 2-page leaflet
BOOK about TICKS by George Hendry of Glen Carron, Wester Ross
[BOOK about MIDGES also by George Hendry]