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Cockroach bites are dangerous. Roaches carry all sorts of bacteria and can be a dangerous vector for infection. It is important to properly treat a cockroach bite as soon as it is discovered. Ideally, you should be able to avoid being bitten by a cockroach by following a few simple steps. Another important thing to know is that cockroach bites are avoidable, by getting rid of roaches that are already in house and by stopping roaches from getting inside in the first place.

It’s not always clear if a particular bite was made by a cockroach or not, so it is important to be able to identify a cockroach bite vs say, a bedbug bite. They are slightly different and should be treated differently.

One of the most difficult things is knowing how to kill cockroaches. They have been known to go for a month without food, live underwater for 10 times longer than humans, survive freezing, and live off the smallest amounts of sustenance. Cockroaches are hard to kill. Some people respect that and want to know how to get rid of roaches naturally.

Cockroaches are pretty amazing creatures and some people keep them as pets. The madagascar cockroach in our title bar is one of the most popular pets. These large insects are famous for their hissing, resilience, hardy reproduction, and their large size. Their latin name is Blattodea and there are over 4500 species - only 30 of which regularly come in contact with people.

Types Of Roaches

There are 3500 known species of cockroaches but only about 40 of them ever go near people. If you have cockroaches in your house, it is important to identify them properly so you know what kind of insecticides work best, how many of them there might be, and determine where best to lay your traps.

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Treat Cockroach Bites

If you’ve been bitten by a cockroach. Do not panic. There are 3 simple steps you should be able to do anywhere.

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Roaches In House

Do you have cockroaches in your house? Well don’t panic, there are simple steps that you can take to try and stop them before they become worse.

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Prevent Cockroach Bites

Preventing a cockroach bite is far preferrable to having to treat it afterwards. In order to prevent cockroach bites, you need to understand cockroach behavior.

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Identify Cockroach Bites

Although it may seem obvious, the easiest way to identify a cockroach bite is to catch a roach biting you. If you can do that it will be supremely obvious that a cockroach has bitten you.

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How To Get Rid Of Roaches Naturally

There are tons of very poisonous cockroach control products on the market. These products can be dangerous for children and pets who happen to get their hands or paws on them. The poisons are also dangerous for adults in large enough doses and the industrial processes used to produce them are bad for everyone.

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Best Way To Get Rid Of Roaches

Roaches are such a resilient beast and such a common pest that this leads to two issues that people run into when looking for the best way to get rid of roaches. First, there are way too many opinions. Second, it is unclear which of those is correct. Here at cockroach bite, we hope to distill the aggregate knowledge of the internet into action for you to take to get rid of your cockroach problem.

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