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Bug bites and stings

Bee stings: How to treat

To treat a sting from a bee, wasp, or hornet, dermatologists recommend these tips.

Bug bites and stings: When to see a dermatologist

Learn how you can safely treat bug bites and stings at home and when you need to see a dermatologist.

Tips to prevent and treat bug bites

Although warm, spring weather means more time outdoors, it also means more bugs - like bees, ticks, and mosquitoes. To help prevent bug bites, dermatologists recommend following these tips.

Bed bug bites: How to treat

Before you treat these bites, you need to make sure you have bed bugs. Learn how to tell if those itchy welts are bed bugs bites and what can treat them.

Could I have Lyme disease?

Caused by a tick bite, Lyme disease can be cured with antibiotics when caught early. See what the skin tends to look like after this tick bites.

Scabies: How to treat

The human itch mite causes scabies. Find out how to get rid of these mites.