Permethrin Again Overlooked to Prevent Eastern Equine Encephalitis

Permethrin Again Overlooked to Prevent Eastern Equine Encephalitis

Eastern Equine Encephalitis is spread by mosquitoes. So is malaria, Zika, and a dozen other serious diseases, I have written about permethrin extensively as an agent to reduce the incidence of Lyme disease. It is a neurotoxin for insects, but not for men or women, and...
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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