Additional Resources

Guidelines for Prevention and Management of Bed Bugs in Shelters and Group Living Facilities – Cornell University

Don’t Let the Bed Bugs Bite! –

Bed Bugs (Cimex lectularius) and Clinical Consequences of Their BitesExternal – The Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA)

Bed Bugs Information Card – University of Arizona

Bed Bugs Integrated Pest Management Poster – University of Arizona

Control de chinches y otras plagas – EPA (Agencia de Proteccion Ambiental de Estados Unidos

Bed Bug Supply – Offers a wide variety of D-I-Y bed bug treatment products to kill bed bugs.

The Bedbug Registry – A free, public database of bedbug infestations. Use it to check for bedbug reports before booking a hotel room or renting an apartment.

New York Bed Bugs – Information, resources and bed bug management for New York City residents.

University of Kentucky Entomology on Bed Bugs – Entomology fact sheet on bed bugs.

Bed Bugs CDC-EPA Joint Statement – The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency joint statement on bed bug control in the United States.

U.S. EPA on Bed Bug Control – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on controlling and treating bed bugs.

Cornell University Bed Bug Guide – Guidelines for prevention and management of bed bugs in shelters and group living facilities.

Bed Bugs FAQ – Frequently Asked Questions on bed bugs from the National Pest Management Association.

University of Minnesota Bed Bug Information for Travelers – Traveler Q & A: Preventing bed bugs from hitchhiking to your home