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CDC Report: Injuries related to Bed Bug Treatments

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In September 2011, the CDC released a Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report of interest to anyone with bed bugs, or that fears bed bugs:

http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm6037a1.htm?s_cid=mm6037a1_e 

Since not everyone thinks reading a 10-page technical CDC report is a fun dinnertime activity, here is a summary.  The CDC analyzed data from what’s called the SENSOR system -– state public health folks and poison control offices report certain categories of injuries and occupational hazards to a national database.

For the Story in it’s entirety check out http://www.wired.com/wiredscience/2014/01/cdc-reports-injuries-deaths-related-bed-bug-treatments/