Pest of the Month

Kissing Bugs: Bite & Chagas Disease Information
Kissing bug

Kissing bugs are known to suck blood from their victim's face. They also carry the parasite that causes Chagas disease.

The Bug Lady


The Bug Lady discusses why Chikungunya virus was a frequent topic of conversation over the winter holidays.



Pest TV

Ask the Pest Professor

Where do mosquitoes go in winter? Dr. Jim Fredericks, chief entomologist for the NPMA, has the answer!

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