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can small black ants harm you?

Posted by headdie09

there are small black ants in my bathroom around the trash can and they were around clothes that had been in the bathroom for a few days. I laid my clothes on the floor and picked them up and i put them on and i got bit by one black ant.
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Normally it shouldn't be a problem unless you happen to allergic to ants. If there's any doubt, have your physician check it out.  And do keep all trash, food, and garage in tight containers because that's what attracts the ants (and other insects as well as rodents) in the first place. Then you won't have to worry about being bitten or catching anything from these animals.
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