WJAR Channel 10 Health Check Reporter Barbara Morse Silva interviews Dr. Mather about the benefits of pre-treated clothes this month and throughout the summer.
[Mather said the problem is that ticks have a painless bite.
Because they're so small, we don't always see them even when we're looking for them. So, some of the research is focusing on an anti-tick vaccine.
"Maybe you would get signaled that as soon as the tick is biting you, you would start to itch shortly thereafter,"]