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Lice Treatment Removal Information in Boston Area

Head Lice Adults. Can you get head lice over age 16?

16 February

Head Lice Adults. Children are ten times more likely to contract Head Lice than adults. What makes head lice more attracted to kids than adults?  First of all, head lice are very sensitive to temperature, light and humidity. Children happen to have warm scalps. In fact kid’s scalps are slightly warmer than adult’s scalps and this draws the lice […]

Lice Transmission Happens. Get a head check today!

08 February

Lice Transmission Happens. where do lice come from The only method of head lice transmission is direct head to head contact. Lice are not viable off a human scalp. So you can stop vacuuming, stop doing laundry, relax and take a deep breath. Simply focus your efforts on where the lice really are, on your child’s scalp. Lice […]

Body Lice? Feeling itchy? Call NitWits Today & Sleep Tonight!

07 February

Body lice. Head Lice like humans. Lice like our scalps and they like our hair. Head Lice are only able to survive on human scalps, where their entire Life Cycle Head Lice takes place.  Head Lice are “obligate” parasites. Obligate means the parasite is specific to one particular host, and one specific area on that host.  An obligate […]

Nit removal service at your service NitWits 24/7!

31 January

Nit removal service. “I feel like I have lice” is often heard at the other end of the line from our NitWits callers. First of all, whether you have lice or not, we can clear your mind and clear your scalp in a short visit to NitWits. Furthermore Parents are are happy to get a clean […]

Lice Picking. The Second Oldest Profession. NitWits Today!

29 January

Lice Picking. It’s 2018 and you just found out your child has head lice. First of all you don’t know anything about head lice. In addition you don’t have enough time in the day to deal with head lice, whatever it is! Lastly your child’s school nurse says your child needs to be rid of […]

Lice Children’s Hair. Help is just a text away at NitWits!

24 January
lice children's hair

Lice children’s hair. Louse in hair emergency alert! It is 11pm at night and you think you might have found a bug in your child’s hair. Could it be head lice? First of all Head Lice identification is the first step in learning that your family has head lice infestation. Then It comes as a […]

Treatments Lice That Work. OMG Comb #1 Lice Comb

09 January

Treatments Lice. How do you get headlice? First of all the primary means of lice transmission is direct head to head contact. Because direct head to head contact gives lice the opportunity to travel from one warm scalp to the next warm scalp. This is especially significant because lice cannot survive once the temperature drops. For […]

White Head Lice Confuses Parents, NitWits Educates!

19 December

White Head Lice. I am seeing little white things in my child’s hair. Could it be nits in hair? Many families actually send us photographs using their smartphones, of what they are seeing in their children’s hair. Often mistaken for lice, dandruff and hair casts can result in kids being kicked out of school due to […]

Lice Symptoms Explained, Peace of Mind For Parents.

11 December

Lice symptoms explained.  After 4-6 weeks of lice infestation a rash on the back of the neck can form. This rash is often mistaken for lice bites, however it is not live bites. The rash is an allergic reaction to either louse saliva, louse anticoagulant, or louse anesthetic. Parents often ask can you have nits […]