Allergens from cockroaches, mice and other pests can trigger allergies or asthma. IPM is effective in preventing pest presence up front, reducing allergens. Absenteeism, at work or at school, due to asthma and allergy-related ailments may negatively affect learning.
Learn more from these organizations
Cockroach Allergy — information from National Jewish Health
Mold, mice and zip codes: Inside the childhood asthma epidemic — NBC News, January 2014
Mouse allergens and children — American College of Asthma, Allergy and Immunology
Pesticides and asthma — Allergy and Immunology