It’s not a news flash that cockroaches are dirty creatures. They hang out in dirty places like sewers, drains, pipes and bathrooms. However, many people don’t understand the significant health risks posed by the presence of cockroaches in their homes.
The National Pest Management Association has published an educational video on the diseases cockroaches can transmit. According to the video, cockroaches carry:
- 33 types of bacteria
- Six parasitic worms, and
- Seven other human pathogens.
Cockroaches are a serious health concern, and it’s important to address cockroaches should you have an infestation. To learn more about Pest Defense Solutions’ cockroach control services, please click here, or fill out a contact request form.Tags: Cockroaches, Disease, Insects and bugs, Pest Control