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This One Thing in Your Yard Can Fend Off Black Widows, Study Says

Best Life Logo By Sarah Crow of Best Life | Slide 1 of 5: Summertime means more than warm weather, cold drinks, and trips to the beach—in many places around the world, it also means encountering a whole host of pests you'd largely forgotten about during the colder months of the year. Unfortunately, this includes venomous spiders like black widows, which can be found in many U.S. states and territories, and whose bites can not only cause serious injury and impairment, but may even be fatal, particularly to children, the elderly, and those with underlying conditions.However, a recent study suggests that there's a surprising deterrent that may keep these pests from seeking shelter near you. Read on to discover what could keep black widows from taking up residence in your space.RELATED: If You Live in These States, Prepare for More of This Deadly Spider, Experts Say.Read the original article on Best Life.

This One Thing in Your Yard Can Fend Off Black Widows, Study Says

Summertime means more than warm weather, cold drinks, and trips to the beach—in many places around the world, it also means encountering a whole host of pests you'd largely forgotten about during the colder months of the year. Unfortunately, this includes venomous spiders like black widows, which can be found in many U.S. states and territories, and whose bites can not only cause serious injury and impairment, but may even be fatal, particularly to children, the elderly, and those with underlying conditions.

However, a recent study suggests that there's a surprising deterrent that may keep these pests from seeking shelter near you. Read on to discover what could keep black widows from taking up residence in your space.

RELATED: If You Live in These States, Prepare for More of This Deadly Spider, Experts Say.

Read the original article on Best Life.

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