7 Things You Should Know About Bed Bugs

- March 20, 2017

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1 in 5 Americans either has had bed bugs, or knows someone who has. And the problem isn’t going away. It’s actually getting a lot worse.

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The History of Bed Bugs


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Bed Bug Exterminators

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https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3AAdult_Female_Bed_Bug_-_Cimex_lectularius_-_Bug_length_approximately_5_mm.jpg
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Comments (1442)

  • https://www.amazon.com/CimeXa-Insecticide-ounces-bottle-Rockwell/dp/B0085HRWI8/ref=sr_1_3?ie=UTF8&qid=1512269769&sr=8-3&keywords=cimexa+bed+bugs

    Alicia Banks - 1 week ago

  • guys if bed bugs can like get rid of the hiv virus in under like an hour why cant scientists or doctors make up something with bed bugs to help get rid of hiv.....man just think of the possibilites if we can do that

    Layna Haycraft - 1 week ago

  • to say that 1 on 5 americans have it, or know somebody to have it, is a misleading and disonest way to inflate statistics.. as in average a person know 200 people, so it becomes something like (1/200)/5 percent of americans.. that is 0.1%, compared to what you eflated it to, 1/5 which is 20%........... from 0.1% to 20%, misleading...

    Epistemologically - 1 week ago

  • I’m on my bed and I'm terrified

    I DonT GiVe A Fuck - 1 week ago

  • Half of us don't feel their bite, huh... A bit reassuring tbh

    Aneesa Hussain - 2 weeks ago

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