Ticks and Lyme Disease: Advice for Mountain Bikers

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The charity Caudwell LymeCo brings us important information about ticks and Lyme Disease for mountain bikers. Exercising outdoors is great for physical and mental health, but as we move into summer and further into peak tick season, this also increases our chances of coming across these eight-legged creatures.We know that mountain bikers in the UK have been affected by ticks or Lyme disease, and that the subject has come up within the Singletrack forum on a number of occasions. Male, female, nymph and larvae tickAs a charity campaigning to raise awareness and educate on tick bite prevention, we’d like to...

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