Avoid Bug Bites This Summer

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critical days of summer

Summer is a time for having fun outdoors but unfortunately bugs – and bug bites – increase dramatically in the summer months. So, it’s important to learn how to protect yourself.

To help prevent bug bitesOpens health.mil, stay safe with these tips:

  • Use insect repellent
  • Wear appropriate clothes
  • Take steps to control insects inside and outside your home
  • If traveling, pay attention to local risks and outbreaks

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