Video: 8 Ways to Outsmart Bed Bugs While Traveling

How can one tiny, little bug cause so much misery? Better not to find out! Keep clear of bed bugs by following this advice.

By | Updated Jan 18, 2018 5:36 PM

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Keychains, postcards, t-shirts and seashells: These are some of the most popular mementos that people bring home from holiday vacations. A less popular keepsake, but a surprisingly common one, is the accidental souvenir—bed bugs. Even if your travel lodgings aren’t visibly infested, you could take home one of these nasty little hitchhikers in your luggage or clothes, potentially causing havoc when you return home. Protect yourself and travel smarter with these helpful hints.

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