Head Lice Treatment & Removal Information
Useful Information About Head Lice & Nits Removal
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Be ready at the beginning of school year, when no one is in a state of crisis. Schools have been dealing with head lice for decades and most have a procedure for dealing with outbreaks. Find out what your school’s procedure is in order to be prepared when and if the time comes to use it.
The time will likely come. With 6-12 million cases of head lice estimated to occur each year, odds are that you’ll be dealing with the little bugs at your school. Understanding how you can work with school officials can make it easier.
Everything you need to know about Lice (Nits) from Lice Types and Life Cycle to Treatments and Removal. 1 in 20 children are infested with head lice each year according to the FDA. Very often parents contract head lice from their children.
Although there are many types of lice, the head louse, or Pediculus humanus capitis, is a parasitic insect that can be found on the head and, more rarely, the eyebrows and eyelashes of people. Head lice (the plural form of louse) feed on human blood several times a day and live close to the scalp to maintain their body temperature.