It’s 2-for-1! Ticks AND Lyme: together in one helpful, disgusting, gossipy, empowering
episode. This pair of episodes is about tiny, thirsty ticks and the diseases they spit into you is wall to wall wisdom from Dr. Neeta Pardanani Connally of the West Connecticut State University Tick Lab and Dr. Andrea Swei of SFSU’s Swei Lab cover how to remove a tick, if you should spray your yard and with what, how landscaping affects tick exposure, why Lyme Disease is spreading, the Lone Star Tick rolling into town, how to protect your pets and why the CC ruined poppyseed muffins. Also: Lyme Disease, Powassan virus, that Lonestar tick meat allergy, paralysis ticks, and twin princesses, Borrelia and Babesia.
Dr. Neeta Pardanani Connally and Dr. Andrea Swei will charm their way into your heart like a hypostome under your skin.
Dr. Neeta Pardanani Connally’s videos, website, Twitter and Instagram
Follow Dr. Andrea Swei and her lab SweiLab on Twitter
Donations were made to TickEncounter, Union of Concerned Scientist