New CDC Tick Study Adds to Promise of Permethrin-Treated Clothing

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Experiments conducted at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention showed clothing treated with permethrin had strong toxic effects on three primary germ-carrying tick species, interfering with the ticks’ ability to move properly and likely interfering with their ability to…

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