[Protection against tick bites].

  title={[Protection against tick bites].},
  author={Nathalie M Boulanger and Dan Lipsker},
  journal={Annales de dermatologie et de venereologie},
  volume={142 4},
There are numerous tick-borne infections, which include viral (TBE), parasitic (babesiosis) and bacterial diseases. Lyme disease (Lyme borreliosis) is the most common tick-borne disease in France. In temperate climates such as in France, ticks bite humans between March and October. Prevention relies on adequate clothing and on repellents. The latter are… CONTINUE READING