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Do we know how bedbug infestations occur?

Susan Evans
Dermatology
Think back, have you recently had a college student come home with some “new” furniture?  It may have had a few hitchhikers on board.  Most bedbug infestations occur when something that was infested was brought into the home.  It may even be that hoard of furniture your brother-in-law asked you to store in your basement.  Most bedbug infestations occur when something that was infested was brought into the home.

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