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how do you get rid of bed bugs from travel clothing?

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Dr. Sarah Kohl
34 years experience Travel Medicine
Heat: Place all clothes (unwashed) into your dryer. Heat to at least 120 f for 20 minutes to kill eggs and bugs. You can wash your clothes as needed afterwards.
Answered on Jun 10, 2015
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