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  • The Public Burden and Cost of Bed Bugs

    The Public Burden and Cost of Bed Bugs

    The public cost of bed bugs is significant. In the United States alone, it is estimated that bed bugs cost consumers $5 billion per year in extermination costs, lost wages, and medical expenses. Bed bugs also impose a significant public burden, as they can spread to public places like schools, hospitals, and libraries. Governments around…