Bed bugs, while not dangerous, tend to create panic wherever they turn up. Protect yourself and your home with a little bit of knowledge and these common-sense precautions.
Do bug sprays actually work? A doctor explains the best options for bug repellents, including DEET, and the most effective natural mosquito repellents.
Has your child had a run-in with one of Mother Nature’s pests? Discover when to worry and when to relax.
Nobody wants to become a buffet for bloodthirsty mosquitos or ticks. But dousing yourself (and your kids) in insect repellent seems like a bad idea. Are DEET-based bug sprays safe for you and your kids?
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