Tick removal - IT WORKS!by Orlin E Olson on Sunday, May 29, 2011 at 10:01am
For those of you on construction projects near wooded areas, hunters, hikers, folks who might come in contact with Ticks; here is a method of removing a tick that might be helpful.
A nurse discovered a safe easy way to remove Ticks where they Automatically with draw themselves when you follow her simple instructions. Tick removal Spring is here and the ticks will soon be showing Their heads. Here is a good way to get them off you, your Children, or your pets.
A School Nurse has written the info below -- good enough To share -- And it really works!
"Apply a glob of liquid soap to a cotton ball. Cover the tick With the soap-soaked cotton ball and swab it for a few Seconds (15-20), the tick will come out on its own and be Stuck to the cotton ball when you lift it away. This Technique has worked every time I've used it (and that Was frequently, and it's much less traumatic for the Patient and easier for me.." "Unless someone is allergic to soap, I can't see that this Would be damaging in any way. I even had my doctor's Wife call me for advice because she had one stuck to her Back and she couldn't reach it with tweezers. She used This method and immediately called me back to say, "It worked!" Please pass on. Everyone needs this helpful hint.OLY
Thank you for the tip. The ticks are out in force already this year. I can't step into the woods without getting a few on my clothes and I've already been bitten several times. I'm going to try this the next time it happens.
I used this method on my dog once and it worked like a charm - the disgusting tick pulled right out! No fuss, no muss - my dog didn't even squirm.
I wish I would have known about this solution when I discovered a tick while taking a shower. My wife took a tweezers and pulled it of from the left side of my chest. Believe me I saw stars because it hurt so much.
Thanks for sharing the info.
Good thing to pass along. Thanks.
I wish I'd known that simple approach when I spotted a tick fastened to the inside of my (then) two-year-old daughter's ear as her father carried her through the shopping center. What an "event" that was that night.
That's interesting, I'll have to try that method. The last one I had, I just yanked out with a peace of tissue, which I'm not sure was the best idea
by backporchstories5 years ago
Do you have a natural remedy for tick bites?Tis the season and with so many dogs and cats and the countryside, what is a good natural solution to avoiding tick bites and treating them as well.
by HEATHERH917 years ago
I was bit by a tic about 3 days ago. We removed it along with its head. I know have a big knot and its red and bruised looking(could be from scratching it). Should I be concerned?
by Amber Killinger5 years ago
What is the best form of non-violent discipline that works on your children?I don't agree with spanking, even though I grew up in an era where as children, we were spanked. So I would like to know what methods of...
by boxydevil7 years ago
1) what is the best tick repellant for children under 10?2) what is the proper way to remove ticks?
by harmony1554 years ago
Have you tried laser hair removal? Has it worked for you?
by Shil19785 years ago
How to Stop Hiccups - Hiccup Remedies That Have Worked For You?
Copyright © 2018 HubPages Inc. and respective owners.
Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners.
HubPages® is a registered Service Mark of HubPages, Inc.
HubPages and Hubbers (authors) may earn revenue on this page based on affiliate relationships and advertisements with partners including Amazon, Google, and others.