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Mosquito Repellents That Work Explained With Pictures

Mosquito bites are itchy, annoying, and can even make you sick. Find out what works (and what doesn't) to protect you from these blood-sucking bugs.

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Australian experiment wipes out over 80% of disease-carrying mosquitoes - CNN

In an experiment with global implications, Australian scientists have successfully wiped out more than 80% of disease-carrying mosquitoes in trial locations across north Queensland.

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Why Do Mosquitos Bite Some People More Than Others?

Blood type, metabolism, exercise, shirt color and even drinking beer can make individuals especially delicious to mosquitoes

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First human case of mosquito-borne virus reported in North Florida - Story | WNYW

It’s mosquito season and it’s almost impossible to avoid being bitten. 

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CDC: Diseases From Mosquitoes, Fleas and Ticks Have Tripled | Time

A CDC report shows that diseases spread by mosquitoes, ticks and fleas—like Zika and Lyme disease—have more than tripled from 2004 to 2016.

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CDC confirms lemon eucalyptus oil as effective as DEET

According to the CDC, lemon eucalyptus oil could be a much safer and more natural weapon than DEET.