Warm Weather Can Be a Real Stinger!
by Christy Hayes
Reactions to bites and stings can range from mild to severe. It is important to know the risks and try to avoid them. It is just as significant to know how to treat bites and stings if they should occur.
Your immune system and the sensitivity to the insect venom will determine the severity of the reaction.
The following situations can increase your chances at being stung or bitten:
The following are the most common treatments for bites and stings:
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