Black widow spider bites are less common and more severe than other spider bites. Dr. Parada explains the symptoms in detail.
Thursday, September 30, 2021
Monday, September 27, 2021
A fly has a pair of tiny, dumbbell-shaped limbs called halteres that were once a second pair of wings. They wield them to make razor-sharp turns and land out of reach on your ceiling. But don't despair – there *is* a trick to smacking these infuriating insects.
Friday, September 24, 2021
You may think that you've got the house to yourself, but chances are you have about 100 different types of animals living with you. Many of them are harmless, but a few can be dangerous in ways you wouldn't expect. New research explores exactly whom you share your home with and how they got there.
Tuesday, September 21, 2021
Cockroaches can spread Salmonella, E. coli and 33 kinds of bacteria by carrying germs and transferring them to food sources.
Saturday, September 18, 2021
Liz Bonnin investigates an increasingly common and unwelcome guest -- the bedbug. She visits Dr James Logan in his laboratory where he volunteers to let one of the little critters feast on his blood.
Wednesday, September 15, 2021
Sunday, September 12, 2021
Brought to you by the National Pest Management Association. Join us on a fast-paced, educational trip through the history of bed bugs and the recent resurgence. This video will teach you how to be vigilant to minimize your risk of encountering bed bugs and how to effectively deal with this resilient pest if you have an infestation. Visit PestWorld.org for more information and please share this with others. Public awareness is key in controlling bed bug infestations.
Thursday, September 9, 2021
If you know one thing about mosquitoes, it’s probably their lust for blood. But there’s actually one species that almost never bites, even though it can. Could finding out why help us combat blood-borne diseases?
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