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Franken-bug – Bed Bugs Getting Stronger

What Doesn’t Kill You Makes You Stronger – Bed Bugs Agree The science world is crawling with itch-worthy news after a recent article was published in the Journal of Medical Entomology announcing apparent bedbug resistance to current termination techniques. Bedbugs are...

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Scientists Study Genome of Bedbugs

Bedbugs, known formally as Cimex lectularius, have been biting people for centuries.  They survive solely on human blood. Widespread insecticide use after World War II eliminated them from many regions but they've now rebounded world-wide and have developed pesticide...

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Plus-size Rats in Sacramento this Season

Calls have been pouring into our Sacramento pest control office, with homeowners and business owners reporting that, suddenly, rats have moved into their attics and garages. Now rat problems always grow worse during our chilly, rainy Sacramento winters, because, like...

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The Current Status of Bed Bugs in the U.S.

Bed Bug TV is a series is hosted by Technical Director of BedBug Central and research entomologist Jeffrey White.  In this episode, published on November 24th, 2015, Mr. White discusses the current status of bed bugs in the US and the direction the bed bug resurgence...

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Study Shows Bed Bugs Can Transmit Chagas Disease

The bed bug may be just as dangerous as its sinister cousin, the triatomine, or "kissing" bug. A new study from Penn Medicine researchers in the Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics demonstrated that bed bugs, like the triatomines, can transmit...

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