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Ticks the season

Tick-Borne Illness Center of Excellence ready for its first spring

May 22, 2020 by Abigail Bostwick

With open doors for several months now, the Woodruff-based Tick-Borne Illness Center of Excellence is primed and at the ready as it enters its first tick season. 

“May is Tick Awareness Month and we do have them coming in (already),” office manager Kathy McCaughn noted.

The first patient this year came in March 12. The last patient from the year prior was around Dec. 3, McCaughn added. 

“This year looks like it will be another big year for ticks,” clinic program director ...

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