With Gold Coast so close to Lake Michigan, you might begin to wonder if there are any good bugs in world, especially as you swat your thousandth mosquito. Did you know that there are approximately 10 quintillion bugs alive on …

The mere mention of cockroaches has one’s hair standing on edge. We associate these insects with filth, decay and thievery as they steal into our homes to snatch any morsel of food they can find. But did you know that

It’s that time of year when spooks are everywhere to be found, from trick-or- treaters to the evening news. But even if politics or Halloween doesn’t give you the heebie jeebies, this list of insect trivia just might.

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When most people think about fleas, it is often perceived as something that only affect dogs. It is common for dogs to get fleas and sometimes it’s an uphill battle to get rid of. While your poor dog scratches incessantly, …

Illinois is being invaded—not by zombies or aliens, but by something almost equally frightening: stink bugs.

According to researchers at the University of Illinois, an invasive variety of stink bug is spreading across the state. The brown marmorated stink …

For the fourth year in a row, Chicago is in the top lists of cities infested with bed bugs. With Chicago begin only a thirty minute drive, you might wonder if you are safe from bed bugs. Unfortunately, the risk …