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Does bed bugs bite affect pregnant women?

Hi. I am 20 weeks pregnant . I was bitten by bed bugs for 7-10 days. Does this affect my pregnancy? or what possible bad could happen?
Wed, 27 Apr 2011
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No bed bug bite does not have any effect on you or your baby.If at all there can be anything it will be a allergic reaction which should happen just after bite with in few minutes or hours.Since you don;t have any sign then there is nothing to worry about.
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