Tag: mosquito bite relief

Little-Known Facts about Mosquitoes

(There are approximately 3,500 species of mosquitoes, so behavior can vary) Only female mosquitoes bite when they want to reproduce, otherwise they prefer flower nectar. The males also survive on flower nectar and don't take blood meals. Humans typically aren't a mosquito's first choice for... more
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Precautions to help prevent mosquito bites? | Bug Tip Tuesday

There are a number of precautions that people can take to protect their home and family from mosquitoes. The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) recommends the following tips:   Eliminate or reduce mosquito-breeding sites around the home. This includes birdbaths,... more
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How to Stop the Itch of Mosquito Bites

So you got bit by a mosquito and now you have to suffer the annoying, itchy consequences. We dug up some tips and tricks to relieve the itchiness of mosquito bites. Here are some suggestions. Feel free to add your own! Before you start itching the mosquito bite, which releases more histamine... more
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