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Bedbugs have pestered us for centuries. These begbug fossils were recently recovered from Paisley Caves, Oregon, the site of the oldest dated archaeological human remains in North America, and are approximately 9,400 years old. Bedbugs nearly vanished in the United States during the 1940s and '50s due to improved hygiene and the use of the pesticide DDT but are on the rise again due to global travel and a increasing resistance to common pesticides.A new study find

While working at the three Possum's stores, a common issue I hear is people's houses being infected with bedbugs. My go-to product is ActiveGuard Mattress Liners. This product has made so many people be able to fulfill the saying, good night, sleep tight, and dont let the bedbugs bite that it is unreal. ActiveGuard Mattress Liners also control dust mites that can trigger asthma. The liners were developed as an extension of the globally used mosquito nets (many of which Bill Gates has funded to wipe out malaria).

CHICAGO (FOX 32 News) - There's a suspected case of bed bugs at one of the city's newest high schools. Students at South Shore International College Prep got a letter Wednesday that warned parents about a case of bed bugs at the school. Students say the infestation is in the girl's locker room area. They've been instructed to keep their clothes out of lockers and book bags off the floors. We were given a picture of what one parent said is a bed bug her daughter found on the wall of that locker room. Tha

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - You know the saying; don't let the bedbugs bite. But what happens when that saying becomes a reality? For some residents living in the Cottages of Martinsburg, it has. Some residents said their homes have been infested for months while management is saying they deal with each individual complaint according to protocol. "I can't live like this. I can't do this. I can't do it, said Martinsburgresident, Branden Parks. Moving into the Cottages of Martinsburg just ab

South Shore International College Prep students were sent home with letters warning bed bugs had been found in the classrooms. View Full Caption Shutterstock EDITOR'S NOTE: This story has been updated. SOUTH SHORE A Chicago high school that sent home notes with students saying that the school might have bed bugs alarming parents did not find any, CPS officials said Thursday. South Shore International College Prepat 1955 E. 75th St. sent home the grimnote Wednesday. The letter signed by Pri

Photo credit: Molly Putman A second outbreak of bedbugs on campus has been discovered, this time in Skarland hall. The pests were found last month according to Jamie Abreu, director of Residence Life. We are utilizing pest management to continue treating the rooms, and working directly with the students to walk them through how to get rid of them, Abreu said. The pests were discovered in two dorm rooms and traps were set in each of the rooms. However, affected students were not moved out of infested room

MARTINSBURG The Martinsburg VA Hospital has temporarily shut down a section of the hospital to eliminate an outbreak of bed bugs found there, hospital officials said on Tuesday. An outbreak on section B of the second floor of the hospital was first reported two weeks ago, said Dr. Mark Mann, chief of medical health services at the VA Medical Center. Mann, who oversees the mental health section of the center, said the floor had experienced an infestation of bed bugs and the hospital is remediating the problem. Hospi

The Sun HeraldAttorney checking into complaint of bed bugs at Cinemark 16The Sun HeraldThe woman who believes bed bugs bit her at Cinemark 16 has engaged an attorney to investigate, while a spokesman for the movie theater says the company employs professional services monthly to keep pests away. Currently, we're not aware of any ... See the article here: Attorney checking into complaint of bed bugs at Cinemark 16 - The Sun Herald

The Sun HeraldBed bugs have a long history of feeding on usThe Sun HeraldUntil the end of the Second World War, bed bugs were a scourge in every nation on Earth, rich or poor. They didn't bother to discriminate. It was your blood they were after and your wealth or status didn't matter. Estimates were that half of the homes ... Read more from the original source: Bed bugs have a long history of feeding on us - The Sun Herald

The Sun HeraldPatrons say bed bugs are biting them at Gulfport movie theaterThe Sun HeraldMore than one person on Facebook is complaining that bed bugs bit them or family members while they were watching movies at Cinemark 16 theater. A corporate spokesman for Cinemark failed to respond to two messages left Monday by the Sun Herald. Here is the original post: Patrons say bed bugs are biting them at Gulfport movie theater - The Sun Herald

Patch.comBedbugs Concerns Surface at Crestview Ridge Senior Housing ...Patch.comOXFORD, CT Crestview Ridge Senior Housing residents recently attended a Board of Selectmen meeting to express concerns about their living conditions ...and more » See the original post here: Bedbugs Concerns Surface at Crestview Ridge Senior Housing ... - Patch.com

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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (Fox 32 News) - Once you get bedbugs in your house, it's hard to get rid of them. That's one of the reasons why Illinois lawmakers are working on a bill to help make sure you don't bring any home from work. Rep. Jaime Andrade (D-Chicago) introduced HB0369 Bedbugs Disclosure to Employees Act in January. It passed the Illinois State House and is now under consideration in the State Senate. It reads: Requires an employer to notify employees if a person certified under the Structural Pest Contr

ATLANTA (WFLA/WNCN) Four North Carolina metro areas are included in Orkins most recent list of Top 50 Bed Bug Cities. Raleigh-Durham, Charlotte, Asheville and Greensboro-High Point-Winston Salem all made the list this year. Baltimore topped the pest control companys list this year, moving up nine spots since last year and beating out Chicago, which had held the top stop for several years. Las Vegas, Portland, Salt Lake City and Greensboro-High Point Winston-Salem made their debut on the list this year. Th