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5 December 2014
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What are the diseases transmitted by lice?

5 December 2014, Comments: 0

Lice are small-sized, wingless parasites that feed on human blood. Take note that there are three different types of lice that can thrive on […]

14 November 2014
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Home remedies for mosquito bites

14 November 2014, Comments: 0

When going outdoors, you might end up with insect bites, particularly from mosquitoes if proper protective measures were not observed. Mosquitoes can easily pierce […]

26 July 2014
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Treatment for yellow jacket stings

26 July 2014, Comments: 0

Always bear in mind that yellow jackets can strike any time. Once these insects strike, they can inject venom into the skin using their […]

10 July 2014
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Proper management of a tick bite

10 July 2014, Comments: 0

After walking outdoors, some are likely to notice a small dot on the skin and upon closer inspection, it is a tick. In most […]

5 July 2014
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Neutralizing a jellyfish sting

5 July 2014, Comments: 0

Even though jellyfish can appear harmless, these creatures are capable of delivering a sting that can cause pain and even serious complications if not […]