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2014-09-04 08:22:58

The makers of invisaband are so confident in the effectiveness of geraniol oil that the product is backed with a 60-day, money-back guarantee TAMPA, Fla., Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Gogadgety Inc. has launched a crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo for invisaband, a natural mosquito repellent band. Unlike other products on the market, invisaband does not use DEET or other toxic chemicals in its materials. Instead, it provides a safe and natural alternative in the form of a...

2014-08-26 12:29:10

The DEET-free, long lasting band will be crowdfunding on Indiegogo until September 13 TAMPA, Fla., Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- invisaband, currently being crowdfunded on Indiegogo, is a DEET-free, mosquito-repellent microfibre bracelet. The band, created by Gogadgety Inc., is just over a week into its campaign and has raised over $2,000. Gogadgety Inc. hopes to raise $10,000 for invisaband by September 13, 2014. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140826/139547...

2014-08-11 23:00:58

Microfiber band uses natural and environmentally-friendly geraniol oil to disorient mosquitos, rendering wearer “invisible” to biting bugs Tampa, FL (PRWEB) August 11, 2014 Gogadgety Inc. will launch a crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo on Thursday, August 14 for invisaband, a natural mosquito repellent band. Creators of the microfiber bracelet plan to raise $10,000 for their project in 30 days. Unlike other products on the market, invisaband does not use DEET or other toxic chemicals...

2014-08-08 16:21:41

Pennsylvanians Reminded to Take Steps to Avoid Infection HARRISBURG, Pa., Aug. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania's first probable human case of West Nile Virus (WNV) infection in 2014 has been detected. A Philadelphia County man was hospitalized due to WNV. He has since recovered. The departments of Health and Environmental Protection strongly recommend that all residents minimize their exposure to mosquitoes. "Detecting the first human case serves as a great reminder for...

2014-08-05 23:00:19

Mariner Biomedical introduces Deter Exposure Defense SPF 35, a scientifically developed combination of broad spectrum mineral sunscreen, skin protectant and antioxidants to protect skin during extreme outdoor conditions. Also introduced is a new 1 ounce leak proof bottle for Deter Insect Repellent®. Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) August 06, 2014 Mariner Biomedical, Inc. exhibiting at the Outdoor Retailer Summer Market, used the opportunity to announce two new products. The company’s...

2014-07-09 08:22:44

BALTIMORE, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The summer mosquito season is in full force, and as the weather heats up and summer rains fall, mosquitoes are at their peak season of breeding. The greater the mosquito population, the more chances there are of getting bitten by the bothersome, disease-carrying pests. So the heat of summertime is the perfect time to remember the Four D's of mosquito bite prevention. "Exposure to mosquitoes increases the risk of painful mosquito bites and the...

2014-06-09 23:10:25

Mariner Biomedical is providing 2,000 towelettes packaged in individual pouches containing Deter Insect Repellent®, a scientifically proven natural insect repellent, to participants of the 2014 US Open Golf Tournament. San Jose, CA (PRWEB) June 09, 2014 Mariner Biomedical, Inc. is providing Deter Insect Repellent® for the US Open Golf Tournament taking place at the Pinehurst Resort and Country Club in Pinehurst, North Carolina from June 9 through June 15, 2014. The company is...

2014-06-02 16:26:08

OTTAWA, June 2, 2014 /CNW/ - Why you should take note Warmer weather is here and it's more important than ever to protect yourself from pesky mosquito bites. Not only are bites uncomfortable, but the mosquito that bites you may also give you West Nile virus. Although the chances of contracting West Nile virus are generally low, there are still risks. There are simple and effective measures you can take to reduce these risks. As you prepare to spend time outdoors, learn...

DEET Alternatives Of The Future
2013-10-03 04:27:36

[ Watch the Video: UC Riverside Research Team Identifies DEET Receptors ] redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online In research that could lead to the development of a safer alternative to the DEET, scientists from the University of California, Riverside have discovered the olfactory receptors used by insects to sense the repellant. While experts have long known that bugs are repelled by DEET (also known as N,N-diethyl-m-toluamide), UC-Riverside associate professor of...


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cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'
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