Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by RadiomanATL, Sep 6, 2009.
The Straight Dope: Do mosquitoes prefer certain blood types? Plus: Do tall men get more skin cancer?
that was interesting....as a type a...i have noticed the fact that friends are eaten alive...while i am not....now to just be sure to take a type o secretor on fishing trips and the like...and i am good to go.
i love the conflicting results.
Malaria hope: Resistant mosquito...
Malaria hope: Bacteria that make mosquitoes resistant
9 May 2013 - Researchers have found a strain of bacteria that can infect mosquitoes and make them resistant to the malaria parasite.
O+ here and while everyone else is gettin' ate up, I'm usually left alone
A more effective and less expensive mosquito repellent...
Promising Mosquito Repellent Announced
January 03, 2014 ~ In many regions of the world, mosquitoes are a seasonal pest. In other regions, they carry serious diseases like malaria.
I don't know what blood type I am, but mosquitoes love my blood. Unfortunately.
not true, btw. about mosquitoes and blood type.
the study had too many biases and was discarded long time ago. it was in 1972
No matter how many there are when I feel them on my skin, I swat 'em before they can get a drop of my blood.
Brazil dealing with mosquito-borne microencephaly threat...
Brazil Declares Emergency Over Mosquito-related Brain Damage Births
December 24, 2015 - Brazilian health authorities are expressing grave concern and have declared a state of emergency, following the birth of 2,400 babies with small heads.
Brazil Grapples With Mosquito-borne Virus
December 24, 2015 - Brazil is warning pregnant women to stay inside and avoid mosquito bites during the upcoming summer season, due to an apparent link between the spread of a mosquito-borne virus and babies born with birth defects.
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