Bird mite infestation in Atlantic City

This is an article from the Press of Atlantic City, about a young woman who had a bird mite infestation after birds nested near her air conditioning unit: Chickadees nested in a protected area adjacent to her air conditioner outside the window of her Brigantine apartment. It was pretty cool getting a close-up view of […]

More pyemotes mites (itch mites) warnings

Hamilton County, Ohio has recently warned residents about suspected Pyemotes herfsi (itch mites) cases in the area. Now, another suspected outbreak of itch mites: according to 1490 WBEX, the Ross County Health District is also warning residents of Chillicothe and Ross County of the possible presence of pyemotes. Although not dangerous, bites from the itch […]

Bird mites in the news

Bird mites have been in the press a lot recently as Nina Bradica, a Levittown, NY woman, was removed from her home and taken to a hospital: Speaking by phone from her hospital room, Bradica said Friday she was “hanging in there” but could still feel the mites moving around on her skin. “I feel […]