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How to prevent fleas from biting humans?

How to prevent fleas from biting humans?

Find the source: The fleas are coming from somewhere, ...If you have pets, get them cleaned and de-flea them. There are several chemicals that can also be used to fumigate your house (read the directions-you (and pets) often have to close the windows and leave home while they are in use). ...Read more

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My apartment building has fleas, what can I do to stop them from biting me?

My apartment building has fleas, what can I do to stop them from biting me?

Fleas: Wash everything fleas touch w hot water ; dry on high heat. Vacuum house several times.Empty vacuum bag outdoors ; put disposable bag in 2nd sealable bag in outdoor trash can. Spray corners, carpets etc with food grade diatomaceous earth or a natural flea spray. See: http://www.Fleaseason.Com/fleas-humans.Shtml. ...Read more

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I have flea bites on my skin. How can I make them stop itching? And how can I repel the fleas from biting me!?

I have flea bites on my skin. How can I make them stop itching? And how can I repel  the fleas from biting me!?

Over-the-counter med: For flea bites, one can take claritin, zyrtec, or Benadryl (diphenhydramine) to block histamine that causes itching. Hydrocortisone 1% cream 2-3 times a day on the bites for about 5 days will help them go away. For more itch relief, one can put an anti-itch gel such as "itch-x" on bites. Itch-x has an anesthetic to numb the itch. If bites are growing or painful, a doctor can evaluate. "deep woods off" repels fleas. ...Read more

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Can rabbis be passed human to human in ways besides biting?

Rabies infection: The cdc states: all species of mammals are susceptible to rabies virus infection, but only a few are reservoirs for the disease. Distinct strains of rabies have been identified in raccoons, skunks, foxes, coyotes and several species of insectivorous bats. Transmission of rabies begins when infected host saliva is passed to an uninfected animal through a bite or mucous membranes, eyes, or mouth. ...Read more

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How do I figure out why I am biting the insides of my cheeks and how to stop?

How do I figure out why I am biting the insides of my cheeks and how to stop?

Nighttime?: Are you doing this at night? Anxiety and stress can be a cause. Many have issues with their cheeks coming in between the teeth and causing bute marks/ridges in cheeks. ...Read more

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Is there any injection or medicine to take to stop all type of insects biting me.

Is there any injection or medicine to take to stop all type of insects biting me.

YESsss.: Off spray repels mosquito and other bugs biting .There are several other varieties of insect repellent available in the market. ...Read more

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How can I remove forever fleas? They keep biting me continually for 2 years. I can only remove them for 7 days. No pets. Only me gets bite in family!

Freedom from Fleadom: Wash everything fleas touch w hot water & dry on high heat. Vacuum house several times.Empty vacuum bag outdoors & put disposable bag in 2nd sealable bag in outdoor trash can. Spray corners, carpets etc with food grade diatomaceous earth or a natural flea spray. See: http://www.Fleaseason.Com/fleas-humans.Shtml. ...Read more

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Any tips? What should I ingest to keep fleas from biting me?

I know of NO: Food or chemical to ingest to prevent flea bites. If you have fleas in your home: wash everything fleas touch w hot water ; dry on high heat. Vacuum house several times.Empty vacuum bag outdoors ; put disposable bag in 2nd sealable bag in outdoor trash can. Spray corners, carpets etc with food grade diatomaceous earth or a natural flea spray. See: http://www.Fleaseason.Com/fleas-humans.Shtml. ...Read more

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How do we get our toddler to stop biting?

See below: Consistent response to biting. Every time your child bites, he/she needs to be told “no don't bite.” You can even place in time out for a minute. Don’t bite back. It can take up to 2 to 3 weeks of consistent intervention to change the behavior. ...Read more

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How can I stop biting my inner cheek help!?

How can I stop biting my inner cheek help!?

Fix your occlusion.: Your posterior teeth probably occluded in such the way the outside cusp of upper posterior teeth is in end to end with the outside cusp of lower teeth. Go to your dentist to fix your occlusion with braces or crown. ...Read more