How to Reduce the Risk of Eastern Equine Encephalitis

How to Reduce the Risk of Eastern Equine Encephalitis

The mosquitoes that carry EEE can bite any time day or night, the highest frequency is the early evening. Schools in high-risk areas have canceled nighttime athletic contests. There is insecticide spraying in hish risk towns, but this disease very high case-fatality...
Lyme Disease: Kill Ticks Before They Can Infect You or Your Children

Lyme Disease: Kill Ticks Before They Can Infect You or Your Children

“I live on Martha’s Vineyard and work outdoors. I always find a few ticks when I come back indoors. Last year I had Lyme disease, so this year I started wearing permethrin-treated clothing. I have yet to see one tick on me this year.” — Kevin C. The mainstream media...
Permethrin Kills Ticks and Prevents Lyme Disease — Summer 2018

Permethrin Kills Ticks and Prevents Lyme Disease — Summer 2018

“I love everything in the world … except for ticks.” – The Dalai Lama New England has the highest incidence of Lyme disease in the world, with Martha’s Vineyard and Westchester, NY leading the way. This summer we will have another difficult season with Lyme and...
James Katz MD

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