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Win the Battle of the Mosquito: Cut Off Its Rations

I've noticed a shortage of mosquitoes where I live. How so? I've forgotten how many months it has been see I was last aware of being bitten!

So when I was asked to do some research on mosquitoes and leaf infusion teas and their effect, pro or con, on the mosquito, I jumped right in. And it was most interesting. I think you will find it every bit as interesting.

And in my studies and searches, I formulated a "crazy notion" in my head that just might contain a bit of truth to it. I saved it for the last paragraph of my article. After you read it, let me know if it doesn't sound good to you. I hope it's correct and someone proves it.

Decoded Science: Mosquitoes, Stagnant Water, and Leaf Infusions


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MegL wrote on February 18, 2018, 10:08 AM

I will have to read the article tomorrow or the next day. I am travelling and not all websites will come up for me, for some reason. I think this Tablet has issues!

lookatdesktop wrote on February 18, 2018, 10:32 AM

I read and watched and shared your nice article. WELL DONE VINCE

VinceSummers wrote on February 18, 2018, 12:16 PM

That is very kind of you, Anthony. Very kind, indeed.

VinceSummers wrote on February 18, 2018, 12:19 PM

Is it OK to ask where you're headed? And what brand is the tablet?

MegL wrote on February 18, 2018, 4:05 PM

I am in Cambridge, England UK, visiting one of my sons. I have an Asus slider but it's several years old and was second hand when I got it. I may have put too much into memory, must try clearing a bit of space. I have been pleased with it but it's getting old, like me.

VinceSummers wrote on February 18, 2018, 4:31 PM

I was given an Apple iPOD by a friend, who some months later died of mesothelioma. It's operating system can no longer be updated, but it's still functioning.

MegL wrote on February 19, 2018, 5:17 PM

That was an interesting article, so starve the little pests by removing their bacterial food, with natural herbal tea!