According to How Stuff Work, gnat bites are treated by washing the affected area with soap and water. One must avoid scratching the itchy area. The itching and swelling can be treated by applying ice or cold metal object... More »

Gnats bite, according to KidsHealth. The tiny flies, sometimes called midges or blackflies, belong to a group of insects that includes mosquitoes and flies. Gnats live around the world near bodies of water, where they la... More »

Gnat bites can be prevented by wearing long-sleeved clothing and using a repellent. Repellents include commercial DEET-based sprays and essential oils, such as peppermint or pine oils. More »

To treat fire ant bites, clean the area with soap and water, use topical steroid creams and cover the bite with a bandage, instructs HealthLine. Avoid scratching the bite, as this may cause infection and prolong healing. More »

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Typical treatment for fire ant bites includes washing the area around the bite with soap and warm water before bandaging. Ice packs can alleviate pain, and topical ointments, such as over-the-counter steroid creams, redu... More »

Treatment of ant bites involves washing the affected area with soap and water, icing the area and seeking professional medical help for an individual who has an allergic reaction to the venom of the ant. Most cases of an... More »

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Treat deer fly bites by cleaning the affected area with soap and water, according to Real Simple. For pain, apply ice to the area in 15-minute intervals throughout the day. If needed, an over-the-counter bug-bite remedy ... More »