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I have a spider bite on my leg that is raised up and itches it looks like a blister. Also on my ankle I have jigger bug bites. Whats the best treatmen?
Larvae don't bite: Flea larvae survive on eating digested blood from adult flea feces, dead skin, hair, feathers, and organic debris found in carpet, rugs, fabric on furniture, and bedding material. Adult fleas do bite, because they need a fresh blood meal. Newly hatched ones will die unless they feed within 1 week; older fleas can live 2 months-1year without feeding. ...Read more
Different reasons: Interesting question- it varies depending on the bug- some bite people due to fear such as bee stings and some like mosquitos and ticks bite to eat and get nourishment Some don't really bite but exposure to them can cause irritation looking like "a bite" and some people are allergic to the bug saliva Here is nice website with more information http://kidshealth.org/kid/ill_injure/aches/bug_bites.html ...Read more
As long as recommend: Removable appliances can be designed to do a multitude of functions. Only your dentist knows what it was designed to do, how many hours per day it should be worn, and for how long. Please discuss this with your treating dentist. Understand that no two patients have the same identical problems, nor do they require the same treatment. ...Read more