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Re: [IP] skeeters

On 26 Jul 00, at 13:24, email @ redacted wrote:

> anyone else notice that the mosquitoes are more ferocious on us when our 
> blood sugars are higher???  I do.  I can go out with bug spray in the height 
> of humidity and heat in texas and get nary an itch if my bgs have been in a 
> good range for a day or two, but if I go out while high, or recently after a 
> bout of highes, even slathered in repellant, I will itch and scratch like 
> mad...can those suckers SMELL the sugar in our blood???

They like me even when my bg level is fine.  When I walk out the back door 
in the evening (we live in the edge of a wooded area) you can almost hear 
them cheering and flying in formation from the woods to greet me...

Rev. Randall Winchester
WD4HVA (email @ redacted)
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