Fire ants are not native to the United States. This may be the reason that so many United States residents have not heard of the infamous fire ant allergy. You will know immediately if you have fire ant bites as they have sharp pinchers that grab hold of your flesh. Soon after being bit, you [...]
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When children are small, we worry about everything. Is the bottle warm enough? Is the diaper too tight? Are they too hot or too cold? This worry is only compounded when we see a visible anomaly in the form of itchy bumps on legs marring the skin of our helpless offspring. So what are some [...]
If you are a dog lover than chances are you have felt the sting of a flea bite or hundreds of flea bites. Just like it’s uncomfortable for the dog, it’s extremely uncomfortable to have flea bites on humans. There are many symptoms of flea bites on humans. The first symptom you will typically notice [...]
Many times, people think of a spider and automatically they think of the bite that they may experience as well as the many spider bite symptoms that go along with the spider bite. Unfortunately, most people blame many insect bites on spiders. Spider bite symptoms are very similar to other toxic insect bites.
There are several causes of chest rash. Sometimes this rash is accompanied by itchy skin all over. And, at other times the rash is localized to the chest area. Whatever the reason may be, the rash on the chest is sometimes irritating with pain or itching. A dry skin rash can be found on any [...]
Itchy skin, also called pruritus, is a condition that is irritating to experience and caused for various reasons. One’s first reaction when suffering from itchy skin all over is to scratch. However, scratching often intensifies the problem. At times, itchy skin is present for no obvious reason, without rashes or bumps which can visually be [...]