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Treating Stings & Bites

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  • Australian redback spider bites hurt, and the pain increases with time. Here's my experience, including symptoms and treatment recommended by an expert, as well as how to avoid bites.

    Redback Spider Bite - My Symptoms and Treatment

    Redback Spider Bite - My Symptoms and Treatment

    by LongTimeMother35

  • What should you do when you’re bitten a snake? Kill/capture the snake? Suck out the venom? Worry about infection? Go to the hospital? This article presents the best advice for dealing with snakebites.

    The Expert's Guide to Snakebites

    The Expert's Guide to Snakebites

    by ChristopherJRex4

  • When you feel that tell-tale pinch and swat the mosquito away, you know what comes next. Swelling, itching, that annoying red bump—it's time to swing into action.

    Mosquito Bites: Treatment and Prevention Tips

    Mosquito Bites: Treatment and Prevention Tips

    by sharkarama119

  • Should dog bites be treated at home or by a doctor? Learn about dog bite first aid, dog bite infection, dog bite force, and why dogs bite in the first place. Photos and videos included.

    Dog Bite Treatment - At Home or by a Doctor?

    Dog Bite Treatment - At Home or by a Doctor?

    by Holle Abee6

  • There are many types of common bugs, and many types of bug bites that cause swelling. Waking up with bite marks in the morning is no fun, and knowing what kind of bug you're dealing with can help to eliminate them quickly.

    Bug Bites That Cause Swelling

    Bug Bites That Cause Swelling

    by Benji Mester82

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