Jul 12, 2013 ... An estimated 20 percent of people, it turns out, are especially ... number of ideas
regarding why some of us are more prone to bites than others.
... 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,
My mother has never been bitten by a mosquito (though fleas like her) while my
... a higher mosquito preference for larger people (who produce more CO2), ...
There are lots of theories about why mosquitoes attack some people whilst
leaving others alone. Larger persons who emit more CO2, beer-drinkers, and ...
Jul 23, 2016 ... 5 reasons mosquitoes bite some people and not others ... age of 28 weeks)
exhale 21 percent more CO2 than their non-pregnant peers. ..... Oh, and do NOT
wear anything yellow-many insects are attracted to yellow!
Jun 29, 2016 ... Are you a mosquito magnet? Here's why some people get bitten more than
others, and how to stop it.
Sep 10, 2007 ... Some scientists suggest that certain characteristics attract mosquitoes, thereby
leading us to have more bites than others. Some of the top ...
We are often asked why mosquitoes prefer some humans over others. ... more
CO2, which is why adults are more likely to be bitten than children. ... Mosquitoes
are more attracted to people with a greater build-up of lactic acid on their skin.
Apr 26, 2016 ... Certain people seem to be swatting the insects away or ending the ... question-
yes, some people do attract mosquitoes more than others at certain times. ...
likely to be bitten by mosquitoes than adults, and men more likely to ...
Why mosquitoes bite some people more than others - and it's nothing to do with
blood. 16:11, 30 Mar 2016; Updated 09:32, 31 Mar 2016; By Kirstie McCrum ...