Pesticide poisoning is more common than most parents realize. Bug sprays and repellants kill the pests but they can also pose serious health risks especially to babies, young children, and pregnant women. In fact, the Environmental Protection Agency warns of several diseases associated with pesticide exposure. Here are some tips on how to avoid pesticide exposure and … [Read more...] about Protect your kids from pesticide poisoning
Bed bugs, or Cimex lectularius, are bothersome critters. The best thing that you can do, if you've determined that your mattress is infested with bed bugs, is to get rid of the mattress and buy a new one. If you don't want to do this, however, simply sanitize your mattress by vacuuming it as many times as needed. Make sure you pay special attention to corners and nooks and … [Read more...] about How do you get rid of bed bugs?