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15 Home Remedies for Bug Bites and Stings

15 Home Remedies for Bug Bites and Stings - use these items from around your home and yard to reduce pain, swelling and itching from bug bites and stings.

On July 1, the Garner State Park Facebook page posted this photo of a large redheaded centipede. Bites from the terrifying "creepy-crawly" are often mild, resulting in a sting comparable to a bee and usually accompanied by swelling.

from Optiderma

Calendula for Insect Bites, Cuts & Skin Irritations: Amazing Benefits

Try this Soothing Insect Bite Balm Recipe with Calendula Oil! Calendula plant uses anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial properties to reduce the swelling of insect bites: http://www.optiderma.com/articles/calendula-insect-bites-cuts-skin-rashes-benefits/

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from Old Farmer's Almanac

16 Folk Remedies for Headaches

Here are 16 folk remedies for headaches. Back then, they didn't have that warning, "don't try these at home"!

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from Common Sense Homesteading

15 Home Remedies for Bug Bites and Stings

Home Remedies for Bug Bites and Stings @ Common Sense Homesteading - http://www.commonsensehome.com/home-remedies-for-bug-bites-and-stings/

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from Naturally Loriel

Mosquito Bite Tips + Treating Mosquito Bites with Clay Paste (Video Tutorial

Swelling associated with mosquito bites are never fun. Treating mosquito bites with a clay paste helps draw the toxins out and soothes the bite. It's kid-approved!

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