Children spend more time outdoors during the summer, playing games with friends. They play in the evenings, making them prone to bug bites. Bugs are incredibly active during the evening. Children are at significant risk as they get bitten by them, which can cause problems like itching, redness of the skin, and swelling. In some extreme cases, there is a risk of severe swelling and pain.
In addition, some bugs are carriers of harmful diseases and can cause health issues for your child. It is generally advised that parents should try to keep their children safe from bug bites to protect their wellbeing. Read more to see some ways to prevent them.
- Use bug repellants.
Repellents are available in the form of creams, gels, and patches. Applying generous amounts of repellant to your children’s skin is recommended. The focus should be on the most exposed or open body parts, like …