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Insect bites and stings may cause minor pain and irritation but some may be extremely painful and may also trigger a serious allergic reaction.
Bees pose biggest public health threat in Australia, research shows

Bees pose biggest public health threat in Australia, research shows

Humans can tolerate parasites responsible for sleeping sickness, Chagas disease, leishmaniasis

Humans can tolerate parasites responsible for sleeping sickness, Chagas disease, leishmaniasis

Insect-borne diseases increase with warmer climate

Insect-borne diseases increase with warmer climate

Good first aid kit can help make your vacation perfect

Good first aid kit can help make your vacation perfect

Malaria elimination and insecticide resistance: an interview with Professor Hilary Ranson, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine

Malaria elimination and insecticide resistance: an interview with Professor Hilary Ranson, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine

Symptoms, first-aid treatments and prevention tips for insect bites

Symptoms, first-aid treatments and prevention tips for insect bites

Malaria control strategies: an interview with Sir Richard Feachem, Global Health Group, University of California, San Francisco

Malaria control strategies: an interview with Sir Richard Feachem, Global Health Group, University of California, San Francisco

Mosquito repellent and human odour: an interview with Dr James Logan, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

Mosquito repellent and human odour: an interview with Dr James Logan, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

Malaria control strategies must adapt to rapidly changing patterns of infection

Malaria control strategies must adapt to rapidly changing patterns of infection

Malaria control: an interview with Dr Jo Lines

Malaria control: an interview with Dr Jo Lines

Five tips for safety at home during holidays

Five tips for safety at home during holidays

New malaria-transmitting mosquitoes: an interview with Jennifer Stevenson, Research Fellow at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

New malaria-transmitting mosquitoes: an interview with Jennifer Stevenson, Research Fellow at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

Bed nets and insecticides could fail to protect people from new malaria-transmitting mosquitoes

Bed nets and insecticides could fail to protect people from new malaria-transmitting mosquitoes

FDA approves Intelliject's Auvi-Q for anaphylaxis

FDA approves Intelliject's Auvi-Q for anaphylaxis

Steak and ticks: A potentially life-threatening experience

Steak and ticks: A potentially life-threatening experience

Tips to deal with insect stings

Tips to deal with insect stings

Over-the-counter insect bite remedies not very effective

Over-the-counter insect bite remedies not very effective

Water-associated disease outbreaks more likely to occur in high population density areas

Water-associated disease outbreaks more likely to occur in high population density areas

Engineered HBLs could prevent deadly allergic reactions

Engineered HBLs could prevent deadly allergic reactions

Tips to minimize risk of bug bites and related illnesses

Tips to minimize risk of bug bites and related illnesses