Category Archives: Bites and Stings

Flea Bites on Humans Symptoms and Treatment

Flea Bites on Humans

When most of us think of insect bites, we think of the notorious mosquito, or an ant that mistook our toe for a mobile picnic basket. But, when we think of flies, we think of filthy, waste breeding germ spreaders who are best dealt with via an old magazine or shoe. You may be surprised then to find that some flies do in fact bite

Bee Sting Therapy For Pain May Cause Adverse Allegic Reaction

Bee Sting Therapy

We’ve been using the beneficial physical features and venom cocktails of animals for thousands of years. Leaches, for instance, are still used today in medicine for their blood sucking abilities. Another equally detested but potential miniature medical marvel is the bee. Or rather its sting, and the magical mixture of potent ingredients contained within.

Bee Sting Allergic Reaction – How To Avoid Anaphylactic Shock?

Bee Sting Allergic Reaction

Ask anyone who has been stung and they’ll tell you that bee stings are no laughing matter. Even normal and localized reactions can be painful, itchy, and downright uncomfortable. For people suffering from a bee sting allergic reaction however, their discomfort is enormously magnified, and without fast intervention and treatment

Fly Bites on Humans Symptoms and Treatment

Fly Bites on Humans

When most of us think of insect bites, we think of the notorious mosquito, or an ant that mistook our toe for a mobile picnic basket. But, when we think of flies, we think of filthy, waste breeding germ spreaders who are best dealt with via an old magazine or shoe. You may be surprised then to find that some flies do in fact bite

Bed Bug Bites Symptoms – What To Pay Attention To?

Bed Bug Bites Symptoms

Oh Bed bugs! Once, an uncommon nuisance that was confined to unclean and crowded areas that has now increased in popularity on the infestation circuit due to tighter pesticide regulations (thanks organics!) and consistent and steady population increases. So, how do you identify bed bugs bites symptoms?

Insect Bite Treatment – What Is The Most Effective Remedy?

Insect Bite Treatment

Let’s face it. When it comes to insect bite treatment, we all have one thing we are seeking: itch relief. The redness and bumps can be a nuisance, but for most people

Allergic Reaction To Bug Bites – What Medications Are Safe To Use?

Allergic Reaction To Bug Bites

For many of us, the sight of a bee sting or a brush with a wasp sure can look like allergic skin reactions. These bites and stings can cause redness, swelling and pain

Gnat Bites – What Can I Use To Treat Them?

Gnat Bites

Gnats are something that we all have had to deal with at one point or another, but did you know that there are really many kinds of “gnats”? Some bugs are simply referred to as gnats