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Insect Repellents

Abigail Wise

You're Putting On Your Bug Spray All Wrong | Abigail Wise | Posted 06.09.2014 | Healthy Living

'Tis the season for picnics, bonfires and camping, but along with the sunshine and fresh air come insects. Not only are they annoying and their bites ...

The Summer Of The Mosquito (And What To Do About It)

The Huffington Post | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Bad news: given the mild winter we just had we're set for one of the buggiest summers on record. Anya even has anecdotal evidence: she just returned f...

Ancient, Insect-Proof Beds Found In South Africa

AP | By DONNA BRYSON | Posted 12.08.2011 | Green

JOHANNESBURG -- Tens of thousands of years before scientists had realized, our ancestors in what is now South Africa were making their homes safer and...

How Does DEET Work? Study Says It Confuses Insects

AP | By MALCOLM RITTER | Posted 11.21.2011 | Green

NEW YORK -- For almost 50 years, people have used insect repellents containing DEET. But scientists still argue about how the stuff works. Does it dr...