Kissing Bugs Are More Common Than People Know

Kissing Bugs Are More Common Than People Know

The Triatomine, or kissing bug, is an insect that carries the Chagas disease. The disease causes about 11,000 global deaths a year. It is called the kissing bug because it normally bites one around the eyes or nose. These insects harbor parasites and transmit them to a person through the bite. Since blood is the […]