All pests leave behind fecal matter and shed skin that can go airborne and contaminate the air you and your family breathe. Common pests such as cockroaches and mosquitoes spread asthma, allergy, and food contamination illnesses. Other insects can easily slip through cracks in the walls and bring in their bacteria. What causes household pests? Pests are attracted to your home for several reasons, including: Seasonal changes. Weather changes. Food and/or water shortages. What are the effects of cockroaches on human health? Similar [...]
Cockroaches are responsible for human intestinal diseases, such as diarrhea, dysentery, typhoid fever and cholera. These pests are considered to be dangerous as an allergen source and asthma trigger. They do not bite. They can, however, scratch you with their heavy leg spines. And because they carry bacteria, a cockroach scratch could potentially become infected.