How to protect yourself from ticks in nature ?
Miscellaneous / / August 12, 2017
- Carefully choose the place walking and parking
- Locked clothes
- repellents against ticks
- Regular checkups
- Know what to do when it detects bite
It is recommended not to go as far as possible thicket of tall grass, raspberry, hazelnut or other shrubs, as the mites do not usually rise to a height of 1.5 m from the ground.They often live in shaded areas where the grass grows thick and rather humid, especially when near the pasture.It is here that they find it easier just to catch their prey.Also mites like dry grass and deciduous forests.Therefore, walking through the woods, do not pluck and take sprigs.And the parking is better to choose a dry, well-lit place of the sun.
Going on nature should be closed as much as possible to put clothes and shoes.On foot it is best to wear shoes or sneakers, socks necessarily need better high or stockings.Sports pants or jeans, it is desirable to fill in socks, it will also help to protect your feet from ticks.T-shirt or long
There are special preparations, they will answer to the question of how to protect yourself from ticks in nature, if not to wear in hot summer weather closed clothes.Such protection may be of 3 types - repellency, acaricide or acaricide, repellent, depending on the composition and the drug.They should be uniformly spray (aerosol they often) along the ankles, knees, hips and waist, as well as the neck portions (collar).But we should remember that protivokleschevye sprays are not as reliable and better combine closed clothes with special means.Treated clothing is able to have a deterrent properties within 3-5 days.
should regularly inspect your body, as well as clothing and underwear.Favourite places mites - a delicate areas of the body such as the armpits, groin and scalp.Can be attacked as open areas of the body, then the tick can bite deeply into the skin, which can significantly complicate the process of removing it.
Knowing how to protect yourself from ticks, and now it is equally important to know what to do if you tick all the same bite.If this happens, remember that it must be removed.Bitten person must, as soon as possible, come to the clinic.Removing the tick to deliver to a nearby laboratory, to determine whether it is a carrier of any infection (encephalomyelitis, borreliosis).
12 Aug, 2017
12 Aug, 2017