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The Strange Reason Women Get Chikungunya More Than Men
By Magdalena Mis, Reuters
Mosquitos are really lazy.
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Why Do Mosquitoes Bite Some People And Not Others?
Did you know the mosquito is actually the most deadly animal in the world? According to the World Health Organization, mosquitos
HOME & LIVING
Stay Mosquito Bite-Free All Summer With This Natural Hack
Using a two-liter bottle, warm water, brown sugar and some yeast, you can make a natural mosquito trap to use just about
If Mosquitoes Love You, It's In Your Genes
At the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, identical twins place their hands in a Y-shaped tube filled with mosquitoes
This 12-Year-Old Invented A Robot That Could Help End Malaria
"David looked at the problem of mosquito-borne illnesses in a different way," Langer-Anderson told HuffPost in an email. "He
11 Reasons You Should Hate Mosquitoes Even More Than You Already Do
Mosquitoes can actually bend that needle-like snout -- called a proboscis -- to hunt around for a blood vessel under your
Why Your Skin Is So Attractive To Mosquitoes
"It was a real surprise when we found that the mosquito's CO2 receptor neuron, designated cpA, is an extremely sensitive
Inside Your Bug Spray?
And while bites from pests are an inevitable part of summer, it's important to reduce your risk of bug bites from mosquitoes
Why Are Mosquitoes Attracted to Some People More Than Others
The best answer to any question
Each person (and other animal) exudes a cocktail of carbon dioxide and other emanations, and we also emit heat. Mosquitoes may discern any of us as human beings, but some of us will have a more attractive signature than others.
Ask Healthy Living: Do Mosquitoes 'Like' Some People More Than Others?
You Just Exercised Mosquitoes find lactic acid alluring and if you've just worked out, chances are you've got some building
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How To Get Rid Of Mosquitoes: Testing 11 Homemade Remedies
Getty Images Reach for the calamine lotion, it's mosquito season. Mosquitoes are out in full force right now because warm
WATCH: How To Prevent Mosquito Bites, From Dr. Nancy Snyderman
Mosquito Bite Treatment: 14 Natural Ways To Ease The Itch
For more on beauty and skin, click here. While it's endlessly tempting to scratch, there are a couple of problems with doing
Malaria Resistant Mosquitoes: UC Irvine Scientists Create New Genetically Modified Mosquito
Despite these advancements, concerns have been expressed about releasing these types of genetically modified insects into
Where The Mosquito Bites: The 10 Buggiest Cities In The U.S.
A new survey conducted by OFF! Insect Repellents ranked the top 50 U.S. cities most affected by mosquitos. The survey asked
Does Bug Spray Do More Harm Than Good?
John Whyte, M.D., MPH
Physician, Author, Former Chief Medical Expert at Discovery Ch...
Protecting yourself from bites is important, but if the repellent annoys the mosquito, have you ever wondered if it can also hurt you?
Mosquito Prevention 101
Worldwide, mosquitoes can transmit a wide variety of diseases, including encephalitis, malaria and Yellow Fever, and more
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