Month: May 2020

Are Bed Bugs Attracted to Certain Blood Types?

Are Bed Bugs Attracted to Certain Blood Types?

Bed bugs feed on the blood of their human hosts. That taste for blood probably tops the list of reasons people find bed bugs so repulsive. But if bed bugs feed exclusively on human blood, do they develop preferences for specific blood types? In other words, is a bed bug more likely to choose one […]

7 More Bed Bug Myths that Need Busting

7 More Bed Bug Myths that Need Busting

The first thing people realize when dealing with a bed bug infestation is just how little they really understand about these blood-hungry little pests. Sure, everyone probably knows that bed bugs are parasites. We know that they feed on the blood of human hosts. It’s probably also a good bet that most of us have […]

How to Prevent Bed Bug Bites from Leaving Scars

How to Prevent Bed Bug Bites from Leaving Scars

The very thought of being fed upon by bed bugs is enough to make most of us squirm in our seats as we reflexively scratch at some phantom itch, When it comes to unwanted pests bed bugs have certainly earned their place at the top of just about everyone’s hit list. But like it or […]