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Bed Bugs

Early Signs of Bed Bugs

Cimex lectularius, or "bed bugs" as they are commonly called, are pesky little insects derived from the Cimicidae family. They eat...

What Are the Dangers of Bed Bugs?

Until recent years, bed bugs were no longer considered much of a problem in the U.S. -- and the saying "Don't let the bed bug...

How to Teach Children Not to Scratch Bug Bites

After a bug bites a human, an intense itch usually occurs within seconds. Scratching the skin to relieve the itching is not recomm...

Baby and Bed Bug Bites

Bed bugs live in warm and dry places, like mattresses, and feed on blood. A person of any age is at risk for getting bed bug bites...

Bed Bugs & Skin Rash

Sleep tight, if you will, but that won't stop bed bugs from biting, as the old adage goes. A cluster of bed bug bites can present ...

How to Treat Hives From Bed Bugs

Bed bugs are small insects with six legs that spend the day in hiding and then come out at night to feed. They get their name from...

What Are the Treatments for Itching From Bed Bugs?

Bed bugs (cimex lectularius) are a parasite that feeds on the blood of animals. The bugs, which are brown and oval, live in the ma...

How to Treat Infections Caused by Bed Bugs

Bed bugs are small, wingless parasites that typically feed on humans at night. Bed bug bites cause small, itchy welts to appear on...

Home Remedy to Kill Bed Bugs

A bed bug is a brown insect that measures less than 1/2 inch long even as an adult. The insect does not have wings and likes to bu...

How Fast Can Bed Bugs Spread?

Bed bugs have been in the news in recent years. After decades in which they seemed to have been almost eradicated, these pests are...
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