People with high concentrations of steroids or cholesterol on their skin surface attract mosquitoes. Also, mosquitoes are attracted to sweat. People who don't sweat much don't get nearly as many mosquito bites.
... try to crack the code behind why mosquitoes like some people more than
others. ... Could it be that mosquitoes prefer to bite some people over others? The
short answer is yes. Mosquitoes do exhibit blood-sucking preferences, say the
experts. ... These people simply may be more efficient at processing cholesterol,
Jul 12, 2013 ... Some people get giant itchy red welts from a bite while others don't have the .... I
mean, yeah, mosquitos do travel extensively (although not to ...
Apr 27, 2015 ... My mother has never been bitten by a mosquito (though fleas like her) while ...
have failed to notice how insects seem to prefer some people's flesh to others. ....
and fleas but my mom and sis (not type O) hardly ever do. ... and I get mosquito
bites more on my arms and legs and hands than anywhere else.
Apr 28, 2015 ... Mosquitoes Really Do Prefer Some People to Others, Say Scientists ... is a
genetic reason why mosquitoes bite some people more than others, ...
Jun 24, 2015 ... Why are some people so much more attractive to mosquitoes than others? And
what can you do about the pesky little bloodsuckers, especially ...
A study in Nature (Wood and Dore, 1972) found that mosquitoes were more likely
to bite people with type O blood than other potential victims, while people with ...
Jun 23, 2015 ... Why Some People Get Eaten by Mosquitoes More Than Others ... So while some
people actually do get bitten more than others, some people ...
Sep 1, 2009 ... If you're one of those people whom mosquitoes tend to favor, maybe it's ... The
phenomenon that some people are more prone to mosquito bites than others is ...
on the skin, rather than quickly evaporating as they do naturally.
Jan 25, 2015 ... In fact, while some people attract more mosquito bites than others, ... as we do
about why mosquitoes bite our friends and family less than us, ...