Why should I use insect repellent?
Insect repellents help people reduce their exposure to mosquito bites that may carry potentially serious viruses, such as West Nile Virus, and allow them to continue to remain active outdoors throughout the year.

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1. Why should I use insect repellent?
2. How does insect repellent work?
3. Which repellent works best?
4. Are non-DEET repellents effective?
5. When should I use insect repellent?
6. How often should repellent be re-applied?
7. Should I wear repellent while indoors?
8. Is DEET safe for me and my family?
9. What are some considerations to follow when using products containing DEET?
10. How should products containing DEET by used on children?
11. Are there risks to using repellents containing DEET?
12. Is DEET safe for pregnant or nursing women?
13. Where can I get more information about repellents?