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Beware of bed bugs: 7 things to know about the blood-sucking critters – The Straits Times

SINGAPORE – Low-cost carrier Scoot and cinemachain Golden Village are under the microscope, after their customers complained of being bitten by bed bugs last week. Scoot passenger Jiamin Han noticed bites on her arms and backfollowingflights from Singapore to Hong Kong and back, while cinema patron Debra Low complained about the bugs at two of Golden Village’s cinemas. Scoot has since apologised to Ms Han and said it is investigating the alleged incident, adding that it regularly cleans and disinfects its seats Continue reading

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Homeowners dealing with record highs in bed bug infestations – Palm Beach Post

Question: Our neighborhood is suffering from a terrible infestation of bed bugs. We havent been hit – at least not yet – but many of our neighbors have. Continue reading

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Bed Bug Infestation: Story of bedbugs attacking baby

Hi, Im heather and Im showing you my bed bug infestation so that should you end up in the same situation, you may be able to avoid the run-around I received and get to the root of the problem. At first we thought I was getting bitten by a spider over and over, but after the first visit to the doctors (and ruling out spider) I started taking pictures. Continue reading

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Treating skin diseases with povidone-iodine – Philippine Star

If you have a skin infection, you know its sometimes difficult to cure. Recently, I discovered a simple treatment using the antiseptic povidone-iodine. What diseases can be treated with povidone-iodine Continue reading

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bed bug – Cimex lectularius Linnaeus

common name: bed bug scientific name: Cimex lectularius Linnaeus (Insecta: Hemiptera: Cimicidae) Introduction – Distribution – Description – Life Cycle – Survey and Management – Selected References Introduction (Back to Top) Sometimes referred to as red coats, chinches, or mahogany flats (USDA 1976), bed bugs, Cimex lectularius Linnaeus, are blood-feeding parasites of humans, chickens, bats and occasionally domesticated animals (Usinger 1966). Bed bugs are suspected to carry leprosy, oriental sore, Q-fever, and brucellosis (Krueger 2000) but have never been implicated in the spread of disease to humans (Dolling 1991). After the development and use of modern insecticides, such as DDT, bed bug infestations have virtually disappeared. Continue reading

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