Insect bite remedies ‘show little evidence of working’

There is little evidence that over the counter remedies for simple insect bites actually work, and in most cases, no treatment at all will suffice, a new study has revealed.

Bedbugs with `superbug` germ found

Afraid of germs? Researchers are reporting an alarming combo: bedbugs carrying a staph `superbug`.

Bedbugs with `superbug` germ found

Afraid of germs? Researchers are reporting an alarming combo: bedbugs carrying a staph `superbug`.

US grapples with bedbugs, misuse of pesticides

A resurgence of bedbugs across the US has homeowners and apartment dwellers taking desperate measures to eradicate the tenacious bloodsuckers.

Bedbugs threatens New York

Blood sucking bedbugs have made a strong comeback in New York, forcing temporary closures of some reputed outlets here.