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Insect Bites:
• Stings and bites from insects are common
• In some cases, the infection caused by the bites can be life threatening
Symptoms to look for:
• Redness of the skin
• Swelling
• Minor pain
• Itching
• Allergic reaction to the entry of venom through the bites or stings
Natural home remedy using basil leaves and turmeric powder:
1. Crush a handful of basil leaves to make a paste
2. Add 2 tsp of turmeric powder
3. Mix well
4. Apply on the infected area
Natural home remedy using onion:
• For bee stings:
1. Take some onion slices
2. Place them on the bee sting
3. Hold or tape it for 1 hr
Natural home remedy using baking soda:
• For bee stings:
1. Make a paste of baking soda and water
2. Apply on the affected area
• To prevent mosquito bites
   o Apply margosa or mustard oil over the body
   o This acts as a natural mosquito repellent
• In case of a bee sting:
   o Remove the stinger at the earliest
   o This will prevent the entry of venom in the body