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Giant Flying Joro Spider Multiplying Across the East Coast Could Soon Invade the DC Area

DC area residents and others living on the East Coast may soon find themselves facing an invasion of giant flying spiders. This may sound like a horror movie, but it’s the real thing. Large enough to cover the palm of your hand, the Joro spider is quite intimidating. But will these creatures pose a problem or will they simply be a colorful new addition to the insects in our area this spring?

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Bed Bugs Part 2: How to Avoid Bed Bugs from Thrift Store Purchases

Ever go to the thrift store and find a great bargain on a chair or a sectional, or even a comforter and you can’t let it pass you by? The bargains are out there, but who knows what you might bring home hidden inside that gently used bedside table or sheet set.  Bed bugs are rampant and their numbers are continuing to grow. So, what’s a thrift shopper to do? Give up bargain hunting completely? Unthinkable!

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How Can Bed Bugs Affect Your Health?

The thought of bed bugs in your home likely makes your skin crawl. For some unlucky households, these small critters make the sheets they sleep in their primary residence. What many don’t realize is that an actual bite from one of these creepy crawlers can negatively impact your health far beyond what you may realize, so it’s wise to get rid of them quickly if you notice you have them.

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