Avoiding tick bites is the most effective way to protect yourself from Lyme disease and other tick-borne illnesses.
What to do if you’re bitten
If you notice a tick embedded in your skin, don’t panic. You can safely remove it by following the recommended precautions and thoroughly cleaning the bite area.
Support and treatment
If you’re pregnant or breastfeeding, treatment options for Lyme disease and other tick-borne diseases are available. Contact your health care provider for more information.