8 Measures for Insect Bites

Medical Park Bahçelievler Hospital Internal Medicine Specialist Assist. Assoc. Dr. Engin Türkmen listed the measures to be taken against insect bites and stings as follows.

  1. Avoid wearing brightly colored clothes and strong smells like perfume or deodorant.
  2. Wear long-sleeved clothes, trousers, shoes and hats to reduce areas that may be exposed to insect bites.
  3. Use beetle sprayers.
  4. Use beetle products and candles where you sit.
  5. Do not leave sugary foods and drinks outdoors.
  6. Be careful in areas where there are still water sources.
  7. Avoid rubbing long grass and shrubs.
  8. Put your trousers leg into your socks when walking on hard grass and bushes against tick bites.
HG

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