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    Where Do Bed Bugs Come From?

    A Brief History of Bed Bugs Bed bugs have been around for thousands of years, and their history is intertwined with that of human civilization. These blood-sucking insects have been documented in ancient Egyptian writings as well as in medieval European texts. Bed bugs were once a common problem in households around the world until the introduction of pesticides like…

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    Understanding Standard Precautions in Healthcare Settings

    Definition and Purpose of Standard Precautions Standard precautions are a set of infection control practices and guidelines designed to protect healthcare workers and patients from transmission of infectious diseases. These precautions are the minimum infection prevention measures that should be taken in all patient care settings, regardless of whether the patient is suspected or confirmed to have an infectious disease.…

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