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Mosquitoes Won’t Leave You Alone? The 1 Thing Doctors Say Works Better Than Toxic Repellents

We can all agree that mosquitoes are one of the most annoying insects known mankind! In addition to sucking blood when they find you in pitch black darkness, they are also capable of biting through clothing as well.

While most people reach for sprays and other store-bought mosquito repellents, the truth is that they are packed with chemicals and toxins that cause more harm than good.

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CDC Confirms Lemon Eucalyptus Oil As Effective As Toxic DEET For Repelling Bugs

DEET, while amazingly effective at warding off mosquitoes, comes with its own dangers.

It’s a neurotoxin. Found in most conventional, over-the-counter insect repellents, it can enter your bloodstream if it comes into contact with your skin. Children with DEET toxicity have reported lethargy, headaches, tremors, involuntary movements, seizures, and convulsions.

It is, then, a refreshing admittance that lemon eucalyptus oil is as effective as this toxin in repelling mosquitoes.

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Keep Mosquitoes At Bay, All Summer Long, With This Vitamin

It’s that time of the season when we want to get outdoors and enjoy the fresh air and the sunshine. But here in Michigan, one thing that’s unavoidable in spring and summer is being bitten by mosquitoes. Just when the outside is appealing as can be you then have to deal with these little pesky bugs.

Many people, adults and kids alike use a bug spray. Unfortunately, these are quite bad for your health.

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The Zika virus is coming: Are you prepared?

Jon E. Dougherty, February 4th, 2016
A few weeks ago almost no one had heard of a virus strain called “Zika,” but now we hear daily about how it is spreading out of Brazil and other South American nations into the U.S. and beyond.

marigolds, gardening, mosquitoes

By Edwards: (NaturalNews) Marigolds are beautiful, strong smelling herbaceous flowers that are widely grown throughout the world. They are very easy to take care of and rarely have problems with pests. They have only a few natural enemies; of these, the most common are frost, slugs, and snails.

Fragrant Blooms All Season Long