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Diseases spread by insects

West Nile virus and Lyme disease are two diseases the can be spread by insects. Here’s how to avoid them.

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Here’s what every parent needs to know about mosquitoes

Pediatric dermatologist Anna Kirkorian, shares what parents need to be aware of this summer season.

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How to treat lice and prevent it from spreading

Second to the common cold, lice are the most contagious infectious disease a child can get.

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How to identify bed bug bites – and how to treat them

Wake up with reddish welts or itchy skin? The culprit may be a bed bug hiding under your bed. These are the signs a dermatologist and entomologist look for.

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How to avoid tick bites and Lyme disease

At least half of the patients doctors see with Lyme disease are children.