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    Repellent sprays, lotions, or other products may be helpful in preventing bites and stings. Reapply repellent after getting wet since it can wash off. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how to use bug or insect repellent lotions or sprays, the benefits of using them, and much more.

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    WebMD discusses natural options for insect control and offers comparisons of natural repellents with popular chemical repellents such as DEET.

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