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April 9, 2013 5:57 PM

UK researchers: Kidney bean leaves may eradicate bedbugs

Until now, getting rid of bedbugs has involved an army of technologies deployed against the wicked little critters — extreme heating, freezing, vacuuming and pesticides. But scientists from the University of Kentucky and University of California-Irvine think they've found an ingenious and natural method to eradicate bedbugs — using kidney bean leaves.

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