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Contact: Steve Graff
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Michael Z. Levy, Ph.D, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Caption: A new study from Penn Medicine epidemiologists that looked at four years of bed bug reports to the city of Philadelphia found that infestations have been increasing and were at their highest in August and lowest in February.

Credit: Robert Press/Penn Medicine

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