Acute Illnesses were associated with insecticides that were used to control bedbugs. Cimex Lectularis, the common bed bug requires blood from humans or other animals to survive. They are known to cause discomfort due to anxiety and sleeplessness, where there are bed bug infestations in the home. Bed bug infestations are often treated with harmful insecticides  Cases have been identified in seven states including New York, California,, FLorida, Michigan, North Carolina, Texas, and Washington. Over 100 illnesses and