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Bed Bugs Can Transmit Deadly Parasite That Causes Chagas

Bed Bugs Can Transmit Deadly Parasite That Causes Chagas Disease

Provided by Steve Graff, The University of Pennsylvania The bed bug may be just as dangerous as its sinister cousin, the triatomine, or "kissing" bug. A new study from Penn Medicine researchers in the Center for Clinical Epidemiology and...

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Word of the Day
obdormition
  • Sleep; the state or condition of being asleep.
  • The state or condition of numbness of a part due to pressure on a nerve: as, the obdormition of a limb.
The word 'obdormition' comes from a Latin word meaning "to fall asleep".
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