Bug spray may be some Americans’ major personal defense against Zika this summer.

Fox Business brought on Dr. April Caudle, a family physician, to evaluate insect repellant options, including sprays featuring DEET, Picaridin, IR3535, oil of lemon eucalyptus, and para-menthane-diol. 

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One important piece of advice she gave is that consumers should put suntan lotion under the bug spray, not on top of it.

To watch a recording of Caudle’s presentation, see the Fox Business news segment recording posted below.

 

 

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