Hooray! The warmer weather is here! Boo, so are the bugs! Itâs unfortunate that we canât have one without the other, but there are easy DEET-free ways to protect your family from bites this summer. So, why go DEET-free? Read ahead to find out more. (more…)
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How to Avoid Disease-Spreading Insects This Summer
Lyme disease, West Nile Virus, Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever. Those are just a few of the diseases that can be spread by certain insects. There’s much more to be concerned about besides itchy little bites on your skin. Protecting yourself from these bugs is important for the health of your entire family. Yet you may […]
Do B vitamins keep mosquitoes away?
Word has it this is going to be a horrendous year for mosquitoes. Â Great! Besides rain, nothing ruins a beautiful summer’s eve Â on the patio more than mosquitoes Â – especially if you live in Wisconsin – the home of July, August, and winter! Â I dread mosquitos, not just because they’re annoying, but because I’m highly […]
Bite back at Mosquitos!
If you’re living in one of the drought and fire ravaged areas of the US, the last thing you’re worrying about right now is mosquitos.Â But for thoseÂ those of usÂ in theÂ Midwest – the abuncance of rain we’ve hadÂ is already producing an abundance of mosquitos.Â This week is National Mosquito Control Awareness Week. The purpose is […]