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Spider Bite Basics - Along with the warm days of summer comes the influx of insect bites. Although mosquitoes garnish a lot of attention with their sting, the spider can pack an even meaner bite. Spiders dont hunt down human flesh for dinner like mosquitoes but the creepy crawly arachnids will bite if provoked or if their nest is disturbed. Read on for spider bite symptoms, types of poisonous spiders and how best to treat a spider bite
6 Don'ts of Snake bites -Don’t let the allow the victim to engage in strenuous physical activity. -Don’t apply a tourniquet. -Don’t apply a cold pack. -Don’t apply a suction device. -Don’t let the snake bite victim eat or drink anything, including medication and alcohol, unless okayed by medical staff. -Don’t cut across the bite marks and attempt oral suction.