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Letter from a reader: 4 months after exposure and two treatments, bites persist

June 5, 2008

A letter from a reader in Canada. Krystelle writes, Hi, I have a number of questions for you. Brief background is this, on my way back from Australia to Canada in Feb 2008, I stopped in Bangkok for two nights. Around 5 pm both days, I noticed a massive amount of bites on my arms […]

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Bed bugs infest Thai trains, Bangkok Post reports

March 14, 2008

The Bangkok Post reports today that Thai trains on the Ubon Ratchathani-Bangkok lines in the northeastern part of the country are being “cleaned” and “refurbished” after travelers complained of bed bugs. Train carriages on northeastern lines are being refurbished at a cost of 17.5 million baht after they were found infested with bed bugs. State […]

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