There are various ways that you can stay protected against mosquitoes and other biting insects, as well as malaria tablets and mosquito nets, the most common method is to use a repellent spray, which is applied to the skin and gives long-lasting protection. Insect repellents and mosquito sprays are available in different strengths, depending on which area of the world you are visiting and the risk of biting insects in that area. There are also lotions, roll-ons and creams available that also help to protect against mosquitoes.
Plug-in units are available to help stop mosquitoes and other flying insects in bedrooms or hotel rooms, providing long-lasting protection, ideal to be used overnight as an extra layer of protection. Mosquito bites bring a bigger risk as they are known to carry Malaria, Yellow Fever, West Nile Fever and Dengue Fever, which can be passed on when mosquitoes feed. There is a range of methods you can take to prevent mosquito bites, such as repellents and malaria tablets, not using perfumes, mosquito nets and ensuring rooms have circulating air. Travelpharm have a wide range of items available to ensure that you are protected against biting insects no matter where in the world you are travelling to.