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?
Don’t let ticks cast a shadow over your summer. Get the lowdown on tick removal and what to do if you suspect your child has contracted a tick disease.
From May through July, people will get more tick bites and tick-borne diseases than any other time of year in the United States.
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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.
If you’re an avid outdoors person, learn how to avoid tick bites or deal with a bite to protect yourself against Lyme disease.