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Living in the city. Are roaches dangerous to people?

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Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: No

Roaches are common in city living.
They are very shy of humans and hide when disturbed. They do not carry any known diseases or parasites. However they may reflect a certain amount of lack of cleanliness in your living situation.

In brief: No

Roaches are common in city living.
They are very shy of humans and hide when disturbed. They do not carry any known diseases or parasites. However they may reflect a certain amount of lack of cleanliness in your living situation.
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Dr. Richard Bensinger
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Dr. Clarence Lyons
Family Medicine

In brief: Spread disease

Roaches can spread diseases.

In brief: Spread disease

Roaches can spread diseases.
Dr. Clarence Lyons
Dr. Clarence Lyons
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