Category: Mosquito Repellent and Protection: How To & Tips

Zika virus

Zika: Ways of Protecting Yourself from Zika

Protecting yourself from Zika is equal to protecting others from the virus as well. This disease is transmitted via mosquito bites. It can also be transmitted through sex, blood transfusion, and pregnancy (from mother to …
Repelling flies around the house

Flies: Repelling Them at Home for Health and Safety

Flies are annoying. House flies are always around. Wherever there are people, there will always be insects. These winged creatures incubate their eggs on garbage, decomposing organic material, and animal feces. They multiply quickly. That …
Hiking in the summer

Repelling Ticks at the Hiking Trail

Ticks are more active in the summer, yet you can prevent them from ruining the season for you. Summer is the time for engaging in outdoor activities and necessary protection against ticks. Hiking is a …
Woman ready for a bug-free picnic

Protection from Bugs During a Picnic

Bugs are the primary intruders in every picnic. Failing to anticipate and prepare for the appearance of insects at the picnic site will result in bites and annoyance. You can prevent the frustration and annoyance …

Protecting Your Skin While Camping

It took a while before you could finalize things for your camping trip, but you finally did it! A camping adventure is an excellent time to be one with nature and bond with family and …

Skin Rash Care For Mosquito Bites

Everyone has encountered the dreaded mosquito bite. It stings and irritates anyone immediately. The female mosquito responsible for the bite leaves you a nasty, inflamed rash. The rash is unsightly and when it itches, you …
Tick bites are painful and can accompany infection or diseases such as Lyme

Bit by a tick? Next steps and species to know

August 3, 2016 Bit by a tick? Next steps and species to know This Purdue infographic can help you identify Indiana's medically important tick species and the diseases they can transmit. (Purdue University graphic/Angela Roberts) …