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Why is there infestation of bed bugs?
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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
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In brief: Bugs
Poor disinfection or cleansing or coming in contact with a carrier.

In brief: Bugs
Poor disinfection or cleansing or coming in contact with a carrier.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
In brief: Cimex lectularius or
The bed bug is a parasite that is nocturnal.
It can be transported on your clothing, luggage, second hand furniture etc. You can even get it using public transportation. It can go up to a year without feeding, so that allows it to just sit and wait until it catches a ride on something or someone. If you live in an apartment complex it may move from one unit to another. It is an insidious problem.

In brief: Cimex lectularius or
The bed bug is a parasite that is nocturnal.
It can be transported on your clothing, luggage, second hand furniture etc. You can even get it using public transportation. It can go up to a year without feeding, so that allows it to just sit and wait until it catches a ride on something or someone. If you live in an apartment complex it may move from one unit to another. It is an insidious problem.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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