14 Natural Home Remedies And Treatments For Mosquito Bites

Mosquitoes feed on human and animal blood to survive. They use their proboscis to puncture the skin of the host and suck blood.

A person may not know when a mosquito bite occurs as the mosquito puncture is very small. However, the after effects and symptoms of the bite may range from annoying to potentially fatal.

These symptoms may include itching, swelling, bruising and may lead to fatal illnesses such as malaria and dengue.

You should endeavor to wear long sleeves and trousers or long garments if you are in an area susceptible to mosquito or mosquito breeding.

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12 Natural Home Remedies and Treatments For Spider Bites

Note: If you are not sure if the spider that has bitten you is poisonous or not, seek medical advice immediately. Furthermore, if the spider that bit you is poisonous, ensure you seek immediate medical attention.

Spiders essentially do not bite to feed on humans. They bite for, more or less, defense purposes. Most species of spider bites, medically termed arachnidism, are of little concern.

Such spider bites exhibit mild symptoms such as mild inflammation, pain, and itching. These symptoms can last for a few hours to a couple of days or weeks.

However, spider bites from poisonous spiders such asĀ  brown recluse spider, black widow spider, red back spider, deadly funnel-web spider, or white tail spider could be severe and dangerous. It is advised you seek medical attention for such types of spider bites especially if you observe symptoms such as swelling, vomiting, muscle spasm, intense pain, difficulty in breathing and abdominal pain.

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