Health Matters

Bed bugs have become a growing concern in the last few years. Because bed bugs can travel from one place to another via a host, the possibility of getting bed bugs in your home has increased significantly. Below are some facts and myths about bed bugs.

MYTHS:

Bed bugs reproduce quickly. False. Adult females produce about one egg per day compared to a housefly that can lay 500 eggs over the course of three to four days. Each bed bug egg takes 10 days to hatch and five to six weeks to develop into an adult.

 

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