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How to identify and treat bed bug bites

To treat bed bug bites, you should make sure not to scratch them, and instead use anti-itch cream, oral antihistamines, or a cold compress to soothe your skin. You will also need to take steps to get rid of the bed bugs, because if you have an infestation, they will […]
How to identify and treat bed bug bites
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13 common bug bites and how to spot them

Bug bites can be hard to identify, especially when there are so many household critters that can leave you with a bite. While most insects you’ll encounter are harmless, there are a few specific bites that might warrant a trip to the doctor and it’s important to be able to […]
13 common bug bites and how to spot them
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Bill and Melinda Gates are giving $4 million to help scientists engineer a malaria-killing mosquito — here’s how it could work

The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation is partnering with mosquito engineering company Oxitec to develop a male mosquito designed to kill off future generations of malaria-transmitting bugs. The genetic engineering technique has been used before to control populations of mosquitoes that carry Zika and yellow fever. After decades of decline, […]
Bill and Melinda Gates are giving $4 million to help scientists engineer a malaria-killing mosquito — here’s how it could work