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Summertime in Philadelphia – Peak Bed Bug Season

A new study published in the Journal of Medical Entomology titled “Spatial and Temporal Patterns in Cimex lectularius (Hemiptera: Cimicidae) Reporting in Philadelphia, PA” looked at four years of bed bug reports to the city of Philadelphia, and found that infestations have been increasing and were at their highest in August and lowest in February.  The findings point to […]

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Bed Bugs are a Top Healthcare Concern

Bed Bugs are a Top Healthcare Concern, Well Ants too Bed bugs and ants made the top of the list this year in a survey collected as a join venture between the Association for the Healthcare Environment and Orkin. It has been revealed year after year, bed bugs are a top healthcare concern due to […]

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Bed Bug Fact Card

Can’t always remember where to look, what you are looking for, or what to do if you suspect bed bugs? Carry this handy bed bug fact card with you as a means of identifying bed bugs, verifying signs of their presence, and where to look for the pests as well as what to do if […]

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Bed Bugs in Nursing Homes, a Growing Concern

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Bed bugs are on the rise in the US, and with a high instance of bed bugs being found in nursing homes, this is becoming a growing concern. According to a survey released last spring by the National Pest Management Association (NPMA), the percentage of exterminators dealing with bed bugs in nursing homes has also […]

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Six Bed Bug Facts You Didn’t Know About

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Bed Bug Facts- Wacky, Weird but True Source: If you follow the news and have seen all the attention bed bugs have received in the past few years, you might think you know all there is to know about this pest: They feed on humans while they sleep, they cause itchy, red bumps and they are hard […]

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Bed Bug Bites- Should you see a dermatologist after being bitten by bed bugs?

Bed Bug Bites! Bedbug bites: Most people who are bitten by bedbugs have welts. Bedbugs are tiny insects that feed on human blood. They hide in dark places close to where humans sleep and usually crawl out to feed while people are fast asleep. Bedbugs can be a problem in the cleanest of homes. These […]

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Study Says Bed Bug Attractants Entice Only 10% of the Crawlies, My Cleaning Products Tips Off a Better Way to Detect and Kill Bed Bugs

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Study found that attractants for bed bugs are not so attractive after all, said a report. My Cleaning Products introduced a better method to detect and kill bed bugs safely and effectively. To be able to kill bed bugs, they must first be found. However, a study discovered that attractants for bed bugs are not […]

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Bed Bug Treatment vs. Elimination – Who is Accountable For Reoccurrence ?

By our definition, to “treat” a problem, is to resolve the issue. Resolving an issue can come in to forms. Temporary solutions, and permanent solutions. When it comes to you and your family’s health regarding bed bug treatment, it’s crucial to achieve elimination. Obviously, you know the difference, and that difference will either cost or […]

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Is Your Hotel, Motel Status ? – Bed Bug Infestations in Hospitality Industry

It is said that 80% of people concerned about bed bug infestations, during their travel and hotel stays. Is their worry justified? We would say so. Bed bug infestations are a growing epidemic that are nonjudgmental to demographic and weather. Anyone who believes their due to temperature, cleanliness or another factor, is surely mistaken. According […]

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Bed Bugs and Beyond Consulting – Bed Bug Myth Buster

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Bed Bug Myths- There are a number of ideas associated with why bed bugs come about, how they feed, why they select certain areas for breeding and ultimately, how to eliminate them. Bed bugs have been a growing epidemic in the United States for several years, but more so in recent years. There are ways […]

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