We nearly got rid of them in the U.S. decades ago, but then bedbugs made a comeback worthy of a movie — a scary one.

The stats may change, but the facts are the same. This MNN-created infographic explains what you need to know about bedbugs.

bedbugs infographic

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Russell McLendon ( @russmclendon ) writes about humans and other wildlife.

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