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2012-12-11
Name: Editor How to reduce itching due to an insect bite? What is first aid for bites and stings? How to reduce the intensity of toxin from an insect bite?

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2012-12-11
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Name: Payal
Subject:  Reduce itchiness
A good remedy is to apply calamine lotions and baking soda to reduce the itchiness. a good home remedy is to apply tulsi leaf juice to the affected area. It gives instant relief.
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2012-12-11
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Name: Gunmun
Subject:  First aid for insect bites
First aid for insect bites and stings is to remove the stinger with tweezers and then washing the are with a mild soap and water. Any pain reliever can be applied to soothe the pain or ice can be applied.
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2012-12-11
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Name: Danish
Subject:  Reducing itching
to reduce itching from insect bites, you must first of all remove the stinger if it is there. Then you can wash the area with soap and water. Honey relieves itching and even aloe vera gel has the same effect.
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