Are Fleas Harmful to Humans?

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Fleas can be harmful to human since they can transmit plague and a disease known as murine typhus to human beings. In addition, flea bites can cause burning and skin irritation on both pets and people.
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The best way to get rid of fleas on humans is to shower with soap and wash your hair with shampoo. Use cold water if necessary because fleas don't like the cold. Make sure to vacuum
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Fleas will bite humans that are handling an infested animal but will not lay eggs on
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1. Start flea treatment by killing the adult fleas that are most likely living on and attacking the host pet. Give your pet a flea bath or flea dip. You can also treat your pet with
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Mercury is measured by the content of ones hair. Scientific studies have shown that the level at which mercury becomes toxic is around 50 ppm of mercury in the hair of most people.
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