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PERSONAL TICK STORIES

This page is a collection of people's encounters with ticks and their diseases through first-hand stories along with documentaries.

MIKE'S TICK STORY - NO LYME TO WASTE

iTruck Radio - Babe Talks on Tick-Borne Illnesses

iTruck radio had Babe on to talk about ticks. Every hunter and fisherman alive knows about ticks and the importance of removing any latched tick as quickly as possible. However, there is still a growing epidemic of cases involving tick-borne illnesses in the US. 

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Babe Winkelman's Personal Tick Experience

I've had Lyme disease three times in my life, my daughter Jasmine has had it twice, and my younger daughter Karlee was misdiagnosed by professionals the first time she caught Lyme disease. As you can tell, the battle against tick-borne illnesses has gotten personal... Fortunately, I was lucky enough to be educated about the dangers tick-borne illness which was the driving factor behind why I wanted to create this information center for YOU!

 

PET OWNER'S SHOCKING TICK EXPERIENCE

Carol Montie noticed "poppy seeds" began appearing all over the beds, couches, floors. At first, she didn't think much of it, but she soon realized the blood-thirsty truth... Don't forget! Your pet is the number one way ticks gain access to your own home! 

Hidden in the Leaves Documentary

One infected tick can change your life. Mistaking signs of Lyme disease for the flu can change your life. However, learning how to prevent and handle tick bites WILL change your life. The seriousness of tick-borne disease cannot be overestimated.

You can say there are no ticks around you, but they're there,
Hidden in the Leaves