How to Recognize Dangerous Spider Bites?

Answer There are more than 100,000 species of spiders in the world, but only two species in the United States are venomous to humans. The bites of the Black Widow and the Brown Recluse can be dangerous; h... Read More »

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Mosquito bites or spider bites?

a dab of hairspray on the bug bite should combat the itch

Spider bites?

If you're not sure you should always error on the side of caution.Many bites that can cause real harm are indicated by a read area, muscle pain, sweating, vomiting, nausea, ext.Are you sure it's a ... Read More »

How to Treat Spider Bites?

Spiders, contrary to popular belief, only bite if they feel threatened (although some spiders are more aggressive that others). Either way, you've gotten a bite, and you need to treat it.(The spide... Read More »

Spider bites. OUCH!?

Spider Bite 1. Wash the bite with soap and water.2. Apply a cool compress.3. Apply Bite Rx. (see below)4. If necessary, take over-the-counter medication to control pain or itching.5. Antibiotics a... Read More »