Nov 10, 2014

Dog and Human: The Best Bug Hunting Duo

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Do you hate bugs and are on the fence about dogs?  Well bug detecting dogs might cause you to have a change of heart! Even if you have a cleaning problem, don’t think you are safe from a bug infestation, since bugs don’t care about how clean your home is. Everyone is susceptible to a bug invasion; however the tricky thing is that these bugs are not normally visible to the human eye.  The eggs and nymphs are very tiny, usually […]… Read more >

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Anxiety, Depression and Bed Bugs

Oct 31, 2014

Some might joke that the infestation of bed bugs could lead to PTSD (Post Trauma Stress Disorder), but recent research suggests that there is, in fact, a definitive link between the two. According to the 2012 study, Psychiatric Consequences of Actual Versus Feared and Perceived Bed […]… Read more >

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DIY Bed Bug Eradication? THINK AGAIN

Oct 10, 2014

When it hits you that you have a bed bug infestation, only one thought goes through your mind: GET RID OF THEM FAST. This is why it is so quick to assume that you should try and get rid of them yourself instead of calling a […]… Read more >

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5 Cities Where Bed Bugs Loom

Sep 23, 2014

According to experts, many of our nation’s cities are experiencing a major surge in bed bugs. Cities health departments are working day and night to get to the bottom of these drastic infestations nation-wide. But, until then, be aware and do your research! Here are some cities to […]… Read more >

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Bed Bugs 101: A History Lesson

Sep 05, 2014

Ancient Greece Bed bugs date back to as early as 400 BC. References to these blood sucking creatures appear in various writings, including the works of world-renowned greek philosopher, Aristotle. The Natural History, written by Pliny and published as early as 77CE, contains speculations as […]… Read more >

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The Bed Bugs Bit – Here’s What To Do

Aug 25, 2014

Okay, so you know how to exterminate the little buggers – but do you know how to care for the little love bites they’ve left you to remember them by? Bed bug bites can cause serious discomfort, anxiety-driven insomnia, and can interfere with your day-to-day […]… Read more >