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Are kids a mosquito magnet?

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3 doctors agree

In brief: No

Kids are no more likely to get mosquito bites than adults.

In brief: No

Kids are no more likely to get mosquito bites than adults.
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics

In brief: CO2 emissions

It is the CO2 emissions exhaled by humans that draws in the mosquitoes.
Kids may be less likely to prepare for the outdoors with repellants, but the draw is identical whatever the age.

In brief: CO2 emissions

It is the CO2 emissions exhaled by humans that draws in the mosquitoes.
Kids may be less likely to prepare for the outdoors with repellants, but the draw is identical whatever the age.
Dr. James Ferguson
Dr. James Ferguson
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