A USA Today article released recently brought more awareness to an already prevalent growing problem:Bed Bugs. Bed bugs are mostly found in hotel rooms and have been found to travel make it from a hotel room via luggage into your bedroom. The typical concerns with bed bugs are having to have them exterminated and then having to replace your mattress or affected furniture.
This article points out that bed bugs may now be more than just a mattress or furniture nuisance. The news articles suggests that bed bugs may be spreading bacterial infections such as Staph. We advise thoroughly checking your luggage after staying at a hotel!