Posts Tagged ‘Virginia Tech’

Recently, Pest Management Professional magazine did a great piece on Dr. Dini Miller. Dini is a dear friend of Bug Off Pest Control Center and past presenter at the New York Pest Expo. When we saw this great write up we wanted to be sure each and everyone of our friends got to know Dini. We’re big fans of hers and we hope you will be too!


The following article caught our attention and we’re curious what you think. Do you think alcohol keeps bed bugs away? Next time you go on a bed bug job drink a few and let us know.  (just kidding)

Can Drinking a Glass of Wine Keep Bed Bugs Away?

By: Brooke Borel, Life’s Little Mysteries Contributor

Date: 29 May 2012

The common bed bug mainly survives on human blood, but what happens when that human has upped his or her blood alcohol content with a few glasses of a nice red wine? New research from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln suggests bed bugs are not as fond of alcohol as their boozy hosts, which may lead to fewer bug bites.