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Are pregnant women more likely to get mosquito bites?

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Dr. R. Wayne Inzer
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Yes

Mosquitos are attracted to co2.
Pregnancy causes women to increase respiration rates, exhaling relatively more co2 than a man. 1 theory, the other, to explain why my wife gets more bites, hormone changes or she's just sweeter.

In brief: Yes

Mosquitos are attracted to co2.
Pregnancy causes women to increase respiration rates, exhaling relatively more co2 than a man. 1 theory, the other, to explain why my wife gets more bites, hormone changes or she's just sweeter.
Dr. R. Wayne Inzer
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Dr. Robert Jackson
Dermatology

In brief: No

No mosquitos are attracted to body heat and odor.

In brief: No

No mosquitos are attracted to body heat and odor.
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