Did You Know That Some Ticks Carry Infections That Can Make You Sick?
Are You Aware That You, Your Family & Pets Can All Be At Risk?
Would You Like To Know More On How To Be Protected?
Ticks are carriers of a devastating disease called Borreliosis or Lyme disease & may also transmit other co-infections. Lyme disease & other tick-borne diseases can infect the cardiac & endocrine system; can cause joint pain, fatigue & if left untreated can lead to worsening neurological symptoms
Lyme Awareness in May:
To help raise awareness of Lyme Disease, Tick Talk Ireland is having a tick awareness week running from 1st – 7th May 2011
To kick start the week we are having a fundraising & Lyme disease awareness event in County Wicklow, Ireland. The event will be held in Arklow Bay Hotel on May 1st 2011
Details of our event include:
• a sponsored walk along the coast in Co. Wicklow from 2pm
• free Lyme Disease presentation with sale of tick twisters at 7pm
• music, leg waxing, raffles & much more from 8pm until late
Tick Talk Ireland – Registered Charity: 19588
“Encouraging awareness, prevention & treatment of Lyme Disease (Borreliosis) in Ireland.”