Blood-sucking fly which can cause fevers and blisters invades UK

Here's what to do if your bite gets nasty

A species of fly which can cause fevers and blisters with its bites has entered the UK.

The Blandford fly, which thrives in the heat, has been known to cause serious reactions and make people very ill.

The blood-sucking critter flies low to the ground, so usually targets people's ankles and feet. People are being warned to be extra vigilant, reports Cambridgeshire Live .

If you have been bitten, there are a few things...
source: Bristol Post

2019-08-26 00:08
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