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Tales of the bedbug, one of the world’s most reviled insects

Pests are increasingly becoming resistant to pest control treatments

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10:00am, April 18, 2015
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SUPERFICIAL BEAUTY It may look lovely, but this bedbug could cause a lot of misery.

Brooke Borel
Univ. of Chicago Press, $26

Bedbugs sure get around. From housing projects, hostels and cheap hotels (and some that aren’t so cheap), the bloodthirsty

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