Bedbugs

WATCH: The Bed Bugs Are Coming (If They're Not Already Here)

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.23.2014 | Canada Living

If you have a serious aversion to bugs, we warn you — stop reading right now, and do NOT click on the video above. Or rather, do, because you're ...

Watching the Watchdog: How to Get Rid of Bedbugs

Tim Knight | Posted 09.14.2013 | Canada Living
Tim Knight

My name's Tim, and I've had bedbugs. Yes, bedbugs. There. I've said it. I make this confession to warn you that we Canadians are living through a major plague. We have to break that silence. If we don't, the bloodsucking insects will doubtless take over every apartment, house, building and hotel in the country.

Bean Leaves, Bedbugs and Biomimicry: Natural Solutions to Modern Problems

David Suzuki | Posted 07.15.2013 | Canada
David Suzuki

Modern methods of controlling pests have consisted mainly of poisoning them with chemicals. But that's led to problems. Pesticides kill far more than the bugs they target, and pollute air, water and soil. Some fascinating research has found a way of dealing with bed bugs that may go back centuries.

Creepy Crawlies In The Court

CP | Terri Theodore, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.13.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Capital punishment will soon be dished out for some unwelcome visitors to Vancouver's provincial courthouse.Parts of one of the busiest co...

Bedbugs Found In Vancouver Courtrooms

CBC | Posted 03.13.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Bedbugs have been discovered in the provincial courthouse at 222 Main Street on Vancouver's Downtown Eastside, and those who work at the courthouse sa...

Blood-Sucking Monsters Are Back And Ron James Hates 'Em

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 11.25.2011 | Canada

Comedian Ron James picks on someone NOT his size in this standup clip from Friday night’s The Ron James Show. Bed bugs have made a comeback, acco...

B.C. Firm Developing Bedbug Repellent

CBC | Posted 12.31.2011 | Canada

A Vancouver company is working to develop a scent that could drive away bedbugs. Michael Gilbert's company SemiosBIO Technolo...