Mosquitoes Bite 101- What you need to know…

 Definition:Mosquito bites are the itchy bumps that appear after mosquitoes use their mouthparts to puncture your skin and feed on your blood. The bump usually clears up on its own in a few days. Occasionally a mosquito bite causes a large area of swelling, soreness and redness. This type of reaction, most common in children, is sometimes referred to as skeeter syndrome.Bites from mosquitoes carrying certain viruses or parasites can cause severe illness. Infected mosquitoes in many parts of [...]

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