Bug Bites

Is that bumpy red spot a mosquito or a spider bite? Identify bug bite types and learn the treatment for bug bite rash, swelling, redness, and itching. Plus, find out what to do if your child has an allergic reaction.

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How to Treat a Bee Sting
What do you do when you get stung by a bee? Or worse, your child does? Keep calm and follow these doctor-approved bee sting treatment tips.
How to Prevent Mosquito Bites
From what to wear, what not to wear, and how to treat your yard, follow these tips to keep mosquitos away from your kids.
North Carolina Swarmed by Monster Mosquitoes Following Hurricane Florence Flooding
The giant pests, often referred to as “gallinippers” are two to three times larger than a regular mosquito.

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Tick Prevention, and More Information You Should Know
Growing in population throughout the country, tick prevention should be on your radar. Here's what you need to know about these pests, prevention, bite care, and diseases they can spread.
Mom Is Warning Parents After Her Daughter Was Temporarily Paralyzed by a Tick
Tick paralysis is a rare disease thought to be caused by a toxin in tick saliva, but with tick-related illnesses on the rise, parents will do well to take certain measures to guard against them.

Parents Post Scary Video to Warn Others About 'Tick Paralysis' in Kids

They want to educate others about tick paralysis, especially because if it's caught quickly, symptoms can reside within 24 hours of the tick being removed.