Tick Bite and Lyme Risk
Remove the tick by using a tweezers and gently pulling the tick off the body.
Do not squeeze the tick
Do not add oil or any liquid to help remove the tick
Do not try to burn the tick off or apply any chemicals to the tick.
Less than 24 hour of tick on your body has a low risk of contracting Lyme ( 1 - 3% has been reported)
If tick is recognized and attached greater than 24 hours, a single dose of doxycycline may prevent Lyme disease
Call 732 682 3425 or
contact Dr Fried