Why are some people by mosquitoes more than other people? A website has some answers to this question. Researchers from the site Medical News Today (MNT) into what parts of us mosquitoes like. They out some interesting things. A professor of public health, Dr Jagdish Khubchandani, MNT what he mosquitoes . He said: "Studies suggest that pregnant women, people with high body temperature and sweat...and those with darker skin could [bigger targets]." Blood type could be another factor. Studies found that mosquitoes are not so to people with blood group A. However, they people with blood group O a little tastier.
Medical News Today that there are over 3,500 species of mosquitoes worldwide. Only a fraction of these people. Only the females of the species bite. They blood to protein for their eggs. Mosquito bites are an annoyance for most people. The bite itchy and can . However, millions of people have died from the diseases mosquitoes spread. These malaria, dengue fever, West Nile virus, yellow fever and Zika, among others. To getting bitten, it is best to cover your skin with clothing. It is also a good idea to use insect repellent (day and night, indoors and outdoors) on any exposed skin. Sleeping under a mosquito net can also the chances of being .