Archive for July, 2021

PONTIAC, MI -- A 31-year-old woman is recovering after she accidentally set herself and her car on fire this week while trying to kill bed bugs. According to Fox 2 Detroit, the woman was treated at McLaren Oakland Hospital for second-degree burns cau.. Read More

The combination of sweat, saliva, dandruff, dead skin cells and even food particles make it the optimal environment for a whole host of germs such as bacteria, fungi, viruses and even tiny bugs to grow.Here are just a few of the things that lurk bene.. Read More

QUINCY Galen Richardson, who had been living at the Welcome Inn on and off for the last three years, was at the recently closed housing facility Wednesday morning to pack his belongings into a U-Haul truck.Richardson said the dilemma he and other re.. Read More

While summer can bring heat waves, including an upcoming one, and outdoor activities like water parks, it can also bring the most active season for some insects.These pests can sting or bite, but they can also carry diseases and cause structural dama.. Read More

By Carlena Knight[emailprotected]Consideration may be given to reducing the cost of the Covid-19 test for unvaccinated frontline public sector workers.This was revealed by Prime Minister Gaston Browne who spoke exclusively with this newsroom followin.. Read More

This news really bites for out-of-towners dreaming of a New York City visit.Some 188 local hotels, including 108 located within a one-mile radius of Times Square, have allegedly hosted some very unwanted guests in recent years: bed bugs.Thats accordi.. Read More

There is nothing quite like crawling into bed, wrapping up in your blankets and nestling your head into your pillow. But before you get too comfortable, you might want to know that your bed is not all that dissimilar to a petri dish. The combination .. Read More

Historically, mothers have been blamed for their childrens psychological problems, ignoring the major part fathers play in the development of a youths self-esteem. Two new releases highlight the impact a fathers interaction with his children can also.. Read More

via A new report conducted by the National Pest Management Association (NPMA) and the University of Kentucky has found that bed bug infestations in the United States are growing at high rates.The report also stated that a .. Read More

When the sewage began to foam in the tub, Richard Steele knew it was time to leave.Colonial Village Apartment on the East Side of Columbus He has lived nearby with his sister for the past four months after Steele, 59, said he couldnt live.The photos .. Read More

This story was originally published in July 2018.One of the most vilified bugs in history, the earwig has inspired truly gruesome myths and stories. But despite the insects intimidating pincers, its actually quite harmless to humans. Nevertheless, th.. Read More

Mara Lara and her 10-year-old daughter, Ashley, live in Langley Park, Md., a densely populated, low-income suburb of Washington, D.C. She says the worst part about living in the Bedford and Victoria Station complex, a multifamily residential property.. Read More

-Messenger photo by Chad ThompsonSteve Roe, executive director of the Beacon of Hope Men's shelter, holds his dog, Otis, next to one of the beds at the shelter on Tuesday. The Beacon has been impacted by a bed bug infestation. While Roe works to get .. Read More

LONG ISLAND CITY, QUEENS As New York City reopens to tourists this summer, travelers might want to steer clear of a Long Island City hotel that poses the "highest" risk of bed bugs in the city this year, according to a recent study.The report, publi.. Read More