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Symptoms and questions on bedbugs and bites

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Source: iStock What are the symptoms and signs of bedbug bites? Bedbugs bite and suck blood from humans. Bedbugs are most active at night and bite any exposed areas of skin while an individual is sleeping. The face, neck, hands, and arms are common sites for bedbug bites. The bite itself is painless and is […]

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What should you know about bedbugs?

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Source: CDC / Janice Haney Carr What should you know about bedbugs? Bedbugs (Cimex lectularius) are small, oval insects that feed by sucking blood from humans or other warm-blooded animals. The effect of bedbugs on human health and reports of bedbug infestations of certain hotels has received media attention in recent years. How big are bedbugs? Bedbugs do not […]