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What can you do to get rid if chigger or mosquito bites for babies?

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Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience in Family Medicine
Prevention: The best treatment is prevention. Avoid the area where the chiggers or fleas are. teat animals with fleas. Use netting if need be to avoid insect bites, etc. If they are already there, treat locally with soothing creams and see the Dr. for eval. Best wishes.
Answered on Jul 17, 2014
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