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* Chemicals and devices aren't the only effective mosquito prevention options.
According to the Centers for Disease Control, clothing can be helpful in mosquito bite prevention. Some helpful clothing facts include:
• Dressing in long sleeves and pants can effectively deter mosquitoes
• Light-colored clothing is less attractive to mosquitoes than darker colors
• A full-brimmed hat can help protect the head and neck
|Jennifer Mathes, Ph.D.|