Teacher Trish had been suffering from anaphylaxis after a suspected insect bite
Among students overall, insect bites
or stings were the second most common ascertained cause.
Today, as Nicky tells of his ordeal, he is hoping to warn people just how dangerous insect bites
He was told that it was not an ordinary insect bite
Most people however, confuse an insect bite
with a sting, said Dr Khawaja.
But with age, we develop tolerance to insect bites
, which is why children exposed to the same bites might develop large lesions on their skin.
But her dream of gold at the Atlanta Games were destroyed by the insect bite
two days before the race.
One of the leading ways in which pet owners can protect their pups from the dangers caused by insect bites
is by ensuring that they organize a treatment with a local veterinary specialist as soon as possible.
Products offering relief from insect bites
now come in a variety of formats, ranging from the familiar creams and sprays to the less common wipes and pens.
Former hairdresser Hayley, 25, said taking her daughter to her GP with the insect bite
had led to the diagnosis.
As the leading insect bite
treatment brand, we want to make the world of bugs fun for parents and children," said Jason Cartwright, CEO of Tender Corporation.
3)People with allergies should carry an EpiPen auto injector with epinephrine medication in case of a serious reaction to an insect bite
Experts claim over-the-counter insect bite
remedies don't do any good and aren't worth buying.
Though this is a worst case scenario, the fact remains that an insect bite
can cause a plethora of health problems.
W ales number eight Andy Powell is battling to overcome a hand problem which is understood to have been caused by an insect bite