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The Ultimate Kid-Safe Insect Repellent Quiz
by Staff
There are good reasons for parents to be concerned about their children's insect bites, some of which can lead to serious complications. Yet, parents also know that DEET, the No. 1 one bug repellant ingredient, may also have serious health consequences. What is a parent to do? Take this quiz and learn about DEET, viral encephalitis and how to protect yourself and your children from mosquitoes.