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 Why do mosquitos bite some people but not others?

Answer Mosquitoes have very sensitive receptors located on their antenna. The can easily smell carbon dioxide in humans.
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Why do some people get bitten by Mosquitos and others dont?

I was under the impression that they were attracted by smell especially smelly feet. Me and my kids get bitten all the time and we have REALLY SMELLY FEET!
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Mosquito Bites, Why do mosquito's bite some people but not others?

Mosquitoes bite some people more than others mainly because of your blood - type. Peoples blood smells different to mosquitoes and other disease carrying insects. Scientists believe that your blood... Read More »
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Why do bugs bite certain people and not others?

When I lived in Florida I discovered that the mosquitoes were attracted to my perfume, hair spray and scented deodorant. When I was going to be outside I wore unscented deodorant and did not wear h... Read More »
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Why don't mosquitos bite me ?

Youre complaining?Its the female Mosquito that does the biting and they use a combination of body heat (to sense where the blood passes close under the skin) and smell.IF you eat a lot of garlic or... Read More »
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