24 Aug '13, 1am

Oldie But Goodie: Bug Bites Season: Get the Deets on DEET

Please don’t take this comment to be mean =) but I live in North Texas where we are bombarded with news about WNV. It’s the next “flu” if you go by media hype. If you look on the CDC’s website, you will see that most people are in fact immune to WNV – if you live in an area where it’s at all prevalent, you’ve probably been bitten by a WNV mosquito. For most healthy people you don’t need to lock yourselves indoors and hide (side note, the majority people infected last year, were elderly people who were bitten while they were inside their homes). We never use DEET. I use Honest Co. bug spray if we are going to be out at dusk but that’s about it. I got covered in bites on the 4th of July because I forgot our spray, and no WNV here. Sorry, I just get a little annoyed with the media’s “we’re all going to die” attitude toward WNV and the cities going and spraying everything and ...

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