It's summertime and the livin' is ... hot, sticky and full of skeeters and other pesky seasonal critters you'll need to fend off. But before reaching for that bottle of chemical bug spray, consider these more holistic preventive measures. Get the deets on DEET Chances are, if you’ve used bug spray, you’ve probably applied DEET. “DEET is the most widely used insect repellent in the U.S. and is the leading ingredient in most conventional bug repellents,” says Lori Alper, founder of natural lifestyle blog Groovy Green Livin. So is it dangerous? Not when used properly, according to the Environmental Working Group (EWG), the [...]