Fire ants have begun to invade Taiwan,attacking people and property. these unwelcome guests, which originated inBrazil, have dangerous venom that can cause painful swelling and sometimes even death.Furthermore,these pests can also damage crops,furniture,and electric cables.
If you are bitten by a fire ant,you should use a cold compress to stop the itchness and swelling.Seek immediate medical treatments and be careful not to breakthe blister since that could lead to infection.
Officials are trying to destroy the ants' colonies,but it is very difficult to wipe them out completely.To be safe,people should not touch anthills, and farmers should not work in the fields barefoots.
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