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Health problems caused by Pests

Health problems caused by Pests

Health problems caused by Pests

Infections and diseases like lyme disease, rabies and West Nile virus are can be spread and carried by species such as ticks, rodents and mosquitoes. Having a company rid your home or property of pests can help ensure the health of yourself and the people around you. Now, here are some of the diseases that you might get from the different kinds of pets that exist in your surroundings.

Asthma and allergies

Household pests like cockroaches can be a cause of your allergies and asthma. Cockroaches are known as one of the bacteria covered pest that roam around in every part of your home.

Microbial contamination

Microorganisms such as viruses, protozoans, and bacteria are one of the main cause of microbial contamination in public health clinics, hospitals and food processing facility. And the widespread of these microorganisms are brought by pests.


There are proteins that can be found in the cells of your central nervous system that may exist as an infectious and abnormal form that is called prions. This so- called prion shares different forms of characteristics of virus that can cause some fatal disease. Prions are also considered as pests under FIFRA.

Pest control is necessary for keeping your home healthy and family safe. If you don’t want your home covered with termites, rodents, ants, spiders, etc. then you need to have a company come out and take care of monthly prevention.

  • Outside sprays in the yard and on walls kills bugs and keeps a barrier up that stops bugs from invading.
  • Baits and traps inside can stop bugs that enter into the house from breeding and multiplying. The best baits come from professionals.
  • Monthly visits will kill bugs that come in and prevent future bug infestations from taking over your home.