Some Tropical Viruses Make People Smell ‘Tastier’ to Mosquitoes, Finds Study
Dengue and Zika viruses make scents of infected people more attractive to mosquitoes, who bite them, and pass the virus to their next victim.
Devrupa Rakshit is an Associate Editor at The Swaddle. She is a lawyer by education, a poet by accident, a painter by shaukh, and autistic by birth. You can find her on Instagram @devruparakshit.