Category: Mosquito Repellent and Protection: How To & Tips

Biting mosquito

Repelling Mosquitoes While Gardening

Mosquitoes are everywhere. They can enter your home or stay outside. If you love gardening, you can stay among your plants for hours. This can be challenging if there are mosquitoes everywhere. There’s no problem …
Biting flies can cause harm to animals and humans

Fly Bites: How to Deal with Them

A fly circling around you is annoying enough. A swarm of flies is even more irritating. What if they bite? That would be alarming. Biting flies are a health hazard because they feed on blood …
Female mosquito biting

Mosquito Bite Complication: Skeeter Syndrome

Mosquito bite allergy is also called a skeeter syndrome. Almost everyone has a reaction to mosquito bites. For people with severe allergic reactions, the symptoms of a simple bite can become serious health issues. Female …
Malaria mosquito

Malaria: Preventing Bites During Travel

Many people are afflicted by malaria. This is a disease caused by the parasite from a mosquito bite. The female mosquitoes spread this parasite by having a blood meal from humans. The  malarial organism then …
Mosquitoes can carry detrimental diseases

Mosquitoes: Repelling Them in the Fall

You may think that mosquitoes are only active in the summer, but they are not. The fall season is warm enough for them to linger around. Mosquitoes can stay around the area until most of …
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 …